Little Venice in the Mykonos Island

Little Venice in the Mykonos Island

"Little Venice" is one of the more romantic places throughout this Island of Mykonos. It is lined with beautiful and elegant old homes built right on the beach, with their colorful balconies "hanging" over the water and the waves crashing beneath them creates a unique view. Many of the wooden balconies are part of small restaurants serving meals with fresh fish and traditional Greek food. What is undeniable is that many of the travelers who have been here have fallen in love with this cha... [ read more ]

The Church of Panagia Paraportiani in Mykonos

The Church of Panagia Paraportiani in Mykonos

Surrounded by boutiques and places, that have made Mykonos the most stylish and sophisticated of the Greek Islands, in the western port city of Hora, before arriving at the Little Venice, you will discover the imposing Church of Panagia Paraportiani, the most popular and photographed of the 400 churches throughout the island. Built 500 years ago, Paraportiani developed from architectural point of view over a period of about two centuries, starting in 1425. The church is so famous and uniq... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Mykonos Island

Tourist guide to the Mykonos Island

The Island of Mykonos is known as the Greek Saint Tropez. It is a magnificent island with white houses with blue shutters and flowers, with picturesque streets, windmills, with a lot of churches and cafes and superb restaurants. Mykonos is one of the most beautiful and typical Greek islands which knew how to preserve natural and historical heritage despite of the influx of tourists. It is famous in the world due to its unique Cycladic architecture, gorgeous beaches with fine sand, ideal s... [ read more ]