While on holiday in zakynthos, make sure you head into zante town for the evening.
You will always enjoy the delightful atmosphere in solomos square – the main square in the town, where you will find people relaxing the balmy summer nights.
In Solomos Square you will see the Statue of Liberty at the entrance to the square and the Statue of Solomos standing tall in the centre.
Dionysius Solomos was a famous Greek poet and a key figure in the Greek War of Independence against the Turks. His most famous poem, Hymn to Liberty, is today the Greek National Anthem.
You can also visit the Museum of Post Byzantine Art in Solomos Square. This Zakynthian museum is filled with amazing art works and icons. You can wander around the museum at your leisure and get a real feel for Greek art.
Solomos Square really comes alive at night and is one of the focal points in Zante Town. During the warm summer evenings the square is filled with locals and foreigners, as well as children playing, giving this square a really charming Greek Island atmosphere.