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10Picking the Wrong Island for Your Desired Vacation Vibe
If you’re looking for a super-relaxing getaway, it might be wise to stay on Milos. The island, located just a 45-minute flight from Athens, comes with just a few thousand residents and plenty of coastline for visitors to stretch out. For something in the middle, look to the island of Paros.
Here, travelers can rent a car or ATV to find some quiet, remote areas, or enjoy lots of action in the town of Naousa. Meanwhile, those interested in a party scene may want to consider the island of Ios. Tucked between Naxos and Santorini, Ios is filled with plenty of nightlife, but it’s also just the right amount of rough around the edges to feel like a wholly unique vacation than those your friends took before you.
Mosaics were very popular in the Roman Empire. From the colorful, marble (or glass cubes) squares various patterns were laid on the floors or walls. Many beautiful ancient compositions have been preserved to our day, which prove the craftsmanship of ancient craftsmen. Here are 10 places where we will see some of the most beautiful Roman mosaics.