18 12, 2011

Cyclades: Greek Islands

By | 2017-06-09T22:37:44+00:00 December 18th, 2011|Cyclades|4 Comments

The CYCLADES famous for their cubist white architecture set against piercing blue sea and sky, consist of 39 islands, of which 24 are inhabited. The more popular ones are Amorgos, Anafi, Andros, Antiparos, Delos, Folegandros, Ios, Kea, Kimolos, Milos, Mykonos, Naxos, Paros, Santorini, Serifos, Sikinos, Sifnos, Syros and Tinos. Mykonos Town from GreekHoneymoon.com Although these [...]

16 12, 2011

Surfing The Greek Islands

By | 2017-06-13T17:28:10+00:00 December 16th, 2011|Cyclades, Dodecanese islands|Comments Off on Surfing The Greek Islands

If you are driven by adventure then surfing  the Greek Islands may be just what the doctor ordered.  Most pros prefer the Cyclades islands to get their adrenaline flowing, but the islands south east of the Cyclades are a surfers paradise that must be explored.  Greece was formerly recognized as a wind surfing destination with [...]

21 11, 2011

Delos Island Greece, Cradle of Ancient Civilization

By | 2017-06-11T15:01:18+00:00 November 21st, 2011|Cyclades|Comments Off on Delos Island Greece, Cradle of Ancient Civilization

According to legend Leto gave birth to Apollo on the island of Delos bringing to this world the music of light.  This invisible harmony burst over the Aegean turning to stone and bringing the Cyclades to life.  Deriving their name from the word "kyklos" meaning circle they surround the uninhabited sacred island of Delos forming [...]

2 11, 2011

Mykonos: House Music heart beat of the Island

By | 2017-06-11T14:59:11+00:00 November 2nd, 2011|Cyclades, News|Comments Off on Mykonos: House Music heart beat of the Island

The hedonistic Greek Island of Mykonos is ranked among the top clubbing destinations of all the Mediterranean and presently keeps company with famous party Mecca’s such as Ayia Napa Cyprus, Rimini in Italy and Ibiza of Spain to name a few.  Mykonos attracts world famous DJs and celebrities alike since the days when Aristotle Onassis [...]

25 10, 2011

Mykonos Island: The Greek Island Experience

By | 2017-06-11T14:55:58+00:00 October 25th, 2011|Cyclades|Comments Off on Mykonos Island: The Greek Island Experience

Where: Mykonos is located at the center of the Cyclades.  It's capital town (Hóra) exemplifies the  Cycladic architecture; the church of Panayia Paraportiani; “Little Venice”, an 18th century district, dominated by grand captains’ mansions with colourful balconies and stylish windows; the quaint windmills standing imposingly on a hillside; the traditional settlement of Áno Merá, and [...]