The district Vaporia is perhaps the most beautiful of Syros. It is located north of the harbor, in the eastern part of Ermoupolis. It is built next to the sea with wonderful captain houses that seem to hang over the rocks.
The houses were with high ceilings adorned with frescoes, marble balconies, wooden floors and carved wooden doors. It was the prestigious quarter of the city in 19th century. Here, the richest people of Syros have lived, the the ship owners & industrialists