Mylopotas Beach - Ios island

Mylopotas Beach – Ios island

Mylopotas beach is located in a bay, just 3 kilometers from Chora, the island’s capital. It is the most organized and by far the most visited beach of Ios, attracting many visitors, especially young crowd, mainly from Northern Europe. It is a large beach with golden sand and crystal-clear, azure waters, very safe and shallow …

Ammoudi - Santorini island

Ammoudi – Santorini island

Ammoudi is a lovely, small harbor on the island of Santorini. During the 19th and 20th century, it was the main port of Oia, the place where all trade and commerce took place. Most of the buildings are old warehouses. Today, this picturesque cove is used by boats and sea taxis to carry passengers to …

Sisi - Crete island

Sisi – Crete island

Sisi (or Sissi) is a traditional fishing village on the north coast of Crete. It lies in a fertile plain near Malia, in the prefecture of Lassithi at the border with Heraklion. The village has developed around a lovely natural and protected cove, resembling a large swimming pool, which serves as an anchorage for the …

Pontikonisi - Corfu island

Pontikonisi – Corfu island

Ponitkonisi (Greek meaning “Mouse Island”) is the landmark of Corfu and one of the most photographed spots. The tiny islet lies at the entrance of Halikiopoulos lagoon, across the Corfu airport I.Kapodistrias. Pontikonisi is covered with tall cypresses and other plants of rare beauty. The island is considered a natural monument and any visit is prohibited. It can …

Monastery of Panagia Spiliani - Nysiros

Monastery of Panagia Spiliani

Panagia Spiliani is one of the most famous monasteries of the Dodecanese. Built at the top of a hill, northwest of Mandraki, it is the most important pilgrimage for the people of Nisyros. The Monastery celebrates on August 15, day on which crowds of pilgrims visit the island from all over the Dodecanese to pay …

Fokos Beach - Mykonos

Fokos Beach – Mykonos

Fokos beach lies in a small cove, in the northern part of Mykonos, right next to Myrsini beach. It is a beautiful, sandy beach with clear blue waters. On either side there are amazing rocks that form a wild landscape and offer a wonderful view of the beach. Fokos is a quiet and secluded bay …

Pyrgos - Tinos island

Pyrgos – Tinos island

Pyrgos is the largest village of Tinos and one of the most picturesque places in the Cyclades. Its name is due to the Venetian tower built in the 16th century, for the defense of the area. Previously, the village was called Panormos, a name that today defines the homonymous bay. Panormos is today a traditional settlement. …

Koviou Beach - Halkidiki

Koviou Beach – Halkidiki

Koviou beach is one of the most beautiful though not so well-known beaches of Halkidiki. It lies in a small bay, between Agios Ioannis and Kalogria, about 6 km south of Nikiti and is surrounded by small hills with low vegetation and some pine trees. It is a relaxing beach, not too much crowded, as …

Lichnos Beach - Parga

Lichnos Beach – Parga

Lichnos beach is one of the most beautiful and beloved beaches of Parga, situated 3 kilometers east of the city. The 1300 meters long sandy beach lies in a natural sheltered bay with medium depth waters, surrounded by a green landscape. Due to its orientation the waters are usually calm, ideal for swimming. The coast is …