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Mykonos is undoubtedly the most famous island in the Cyclades archipelago. Located in the Aegean Sea, is famous mainly thanks to the beauty of its capital, with small white houses with dark blue fringed and narrow passages, as well as numerous beaches and lively nightlife.
As a curious fact, the island of Mykonos is known for its gay scene, one of the most famous in Europe! Don’t think wrong, Mykonos is not exclusive for gay tourism, there are also plenty of activities, lively nightlife and events of all kinds and for all taste, as well as quiet corners for a family holiday. Discover why Greece is such a famous destination for summer holidays and book now a hotel in Mykonos through HotelNights, always with the lowest price guarantee.
The town of Mykonos is a destination not to be missed. Visitors can enjoy lovely strolls along its labyrinthine streets with white and blue houses and their balconies adorned with flavoring flowers. Furthermore, in the upper area of the city, you will find the Old Venetian Castle. In the lower part of the town is located the Little Venice of Mykonos, a picturesque area with houses built directly on the sea shore, which at night become a nice party zone.
Don’t forget to visit one of the symbols of Mykonos: The windmills! The mills are located in a central square, where you will find another symbol of the island: Peter the Pelican. Petros was a pelican who lived in Mykonos from 1958 until 1985 when he passed away. Nowadays Mykonos has other pelicans that have become famous citizens.
While you are enjoying your holidays in Mykonos, you cannot miss the opportunity to visit Delos. Delos is a small island close to Mykonos, is another attraction of the Cyclades, reachable by boat. This island is not inhabited and is a large open-air archaeological museum where you can admire the best of ancient Greece.
When we talk about the beaches of Mykonos, we have to mention Paradise Beach. As its name indicate, this beach offers paradisiacal views, crystal clear water and a beautiful sea. Obviously, Paradise is the most crowded beach of the island and the place you have to visit if you are looking fun. This island is perfect for party animals, is full of fantastic pubs and discos, as well as fantastic lodging options.
Mykonos also offers other beaches like Kalo Livadi, the largest beach of the island. Kalo Livadi is located outside of the town and offers beautiful beaches with white sand and crystal clear waters. If you are looking for peaceful places to enjoy the silence, we suggest you visit Ftelia Beach. This beach is unspoiled and inaccessible, characteristics that ensure you an idyllic setting.