Over the last years, Sifnos has developed an intense nightlife, both in the mountainous and the seaside villages. Most of the bars in Sifnos are concentrated in Apollonia, the capital of the island. Staying open till the early hours, these bars can be a lounge or more vivid. Bars in Kastro are mostly lounge and ideal for a romantic night out. Some beach bars on the southern side of the island also stay open till after midnight, organizing few beach parties. For more peaceful nights, there are also delicious taverns all around the island that stay open till about midnight.