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Head for Greece in spring

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  1. Fresh mussels with tomato and feta at Aroma restaurant  our favourite  in Parikia. Pictures: Anne Stevens
  2. A display of biscuits on the counter of the Hotel Artemis in Antiparos.
  3. A cat basks on a side street in Paros. There is a proliferation of cats on the island but organisations and local residents have mounted a campaign to have them neutered and fed.
  4. The 'One Hundred Gated' church in the centre of Parikia, which contains a small Byzantium museum. Nearby is the archaeological museum.
  5. A friendly Greek welcome from Irene and Eleni Alifieri at the Hotel Irene in Parikia.
  6. A corner in one of the winding streets of Parikia.
  7. A corner in one of the winding streets of Parikia.
  8. The charming hub of Paros
  9. Mackerel and octopus hang drying outside a restaurant in Alyki on Paros.
  10. Fishing boats in the harbour at Naoussa on Paros. The fashionable resort has a spectacular beach across the bay, accessible by water taxi.

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