Fourkovouni  

Fourkovouni - Milos (Greece)

Fourkovouni. Fourkovouni is 5 kilometers (3 mi) northwest of Adamas and is accessible through a hilly area and the villages of Plaka and Trypiti. Fourkovouni is a striking fishing village. The white houses with colorful doors near the water are pretty impressive. You’ll find a similar site at several other places on the island such as in Klima, Fyropotamos, Mandrakia and Mytakas. These houses were built in the 19th century. While they lived elsewhere on the island, fishermen used this house as a second residence and a place to store their boat. The bottom floor of the house was for the boat, and the top floor was living space and a place to sleep for the fisherman. Nowadays these homes are rented to tourists.

Text: Jorgos and Wendy Nikolidakis - Edited by Katrina Butzer

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Average temperature Fourkovouni
January
12.2°C
February
12.2°C
March
13.4°C
April
16.1°C
May
19.5°C
June
23.5°C
July
25.2°C
August
25.3°C
September
23.1°C
October
19.8°C
November
16.4°C
December
13.5°C

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