Ios is a small island lying between Paros and Santorini (Thera). It has some small hotels, private rooms in houses and tavernas specialising in “kakavia” a kind of Greek bouillabaisse.
Ios has some marvelous beaches and offers a quiet and interesting stay. It has also remains of ancient times and some 400 small chapels. In the village of Plakoto the inhabitants display an ancient tomb which they claim to be the tomb of Homer.