Daskalopetra Beach Chios: The beautiful long sand-pebbled beach of Daskalopetra is located 4 km north of Chios Town. According to a local myth, the beach owns its name to a rock where the famous poet Homer used to sit with his students. A picturesque port is located near the beach and various cafes and taverns board the shore. Crystal clear waters are washing the smooth pebbles, forming an attractive scenery. Tasty local specialties and fresh fish can be tasted in one of the many taverns. Accommodations are available in the area.