Sifnos Monasteries Reveal the Island’s Religious Identity

Sifnos is an island boasting the impressive number of 365 churches and monasteries! This is undoubtedly the most eloquent proof of its strongly religious character. Most of them are in perfect alignment with the typical Cycladic architecture. Blue domed, whitewashed with exceptional frescoes and mosaics, they will take you on travels to an era far …

A Closer Look at Sifnos Churches

Cyclades have become world renowned for their lovely landscapes, along with their distinctive architecture. And it is the latter that becomes obvious, while looking through photographs of the amphitheatrically built settlements and the endless blue embracing them. When it comes to Sifnos, Cycladic architecture has been preserved with special touches of the locals. So as …