in East Mediterranean
Naxos has many steep bays around, and a rich ancient history, with several findings from the fifth millennium BC and afterwards. The island has a lot of tourists because of the beaches, blue waters, and the characteristic architecture with white washed houses and narrow streets. Capital is the country which has an impressive castle atop a hill, harbor, old town houses with white features, small cobbled narrow streets, souvenir shops etc. also you can see the Venetian era museum types, the archaeological museum, figurines and vessels, the ancient temple of Portaria, the Venetian castle, the museum-archaeological site in the Metropolitan square and the Cathedral.