The Windmills

The landmark of Mykonos, in the area of Castro. The seven all-white round buildings, always “gazing” towards the Aegean, are one of the favorite photographic themes for the island’s visitors. Some of the remaining windmills have been renovated and even inhabited.

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The top beaches in Mykonos at a glance!

Agios Ioannis The beach which is named by the small picturesque church of Saint John that decks the coast, is thought to be the absolute spot of Mykonos from where you can scan Delos and feel its energy. The setting is ideal; golden sands, crystal clear sea and the sacred island of antiquity right in the horizon. It will be …

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Delos, the island of light

The sacred island of the ancient times is located 6 n.m. southwest of Mykonos. The golden city with the columns, the mosaics, the statues, the palaestrae, the ancient theatre and the bygone wealthy districts came to light again in 1873, after the excavations of the French Archaeological School of Athens. In 1990 Delos was declared a monument of global cultural …

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Cycladic Gastronomy: Taste Greece

With coordinates, the fertile soil, the unique wine mixtures and the exquisite herbs, the Cycladic dishes dominate in international cuisines globally. Some of the most interesting dishes, but also flavors you should taste this summer during your excursions are the following: 1. Zoula boiled (Naxos) 2. Matsata (Folegandros) 3. Patatato (Folegandros) 4. Mastelo (Sifnos) 5. Tomatokeftedes – Tomato Balls (Santorini) 6. Revithokeftedes (Serifos – Sifnos) 7. Revithada …

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