Chora is a town on the Greek island of Ios. Chora is one of the most common names for main towns of islands in Greece as it simply means "town". Chora is the capital and largest settlement on Ios. It is placed between two hills overlooking the ocean. It's a charming place, with beautiful whitewashed buildings with blue shutters and cobbled streets lined with cafés, tavernas and boutiques. Hike up to the hilltop Kastro, where you can explore the ruins of the Venetian castle and enjoy incredible views. The beaches here are some of the best in the Aegean Sea, and you can find everything from secluded coves and hidden bays to long stretches of perfect white sand. The nightlife is vibrant with bars playing the latest hits until the wee hours of the morning. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a fun-filled holiday, Chora, Ios is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.