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A speck of glitz and glamour in the Aegean, Mykonos

Probably one of the most famous Greek islands, Mykonos is known as the “cool” place to be, but it is much more than that. Visitors appreciate the relatively easy access of its amazing, sandy beaches and the very distinctive aura that the island has become known for: upscale and chic, Mykonos is all about fun, rest, relaxation and, of course, nightlife and glamour. The size of the island, the variety of its beaches and the range of activities offered make it a great destination for almost everyone - from those who want to sleep all day and party the night away to others who want to sunbathe on some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. In the past, Mykonos was famous for being the premier Mediterranean resort for gay travelers, today, although still very gay-friendly, it caters to a more varied clientele. Because of its notoriety Mykonos is one of the most visited islands of the Cyclades, where one can rub elbows with an international and trendy crowd, especially during high season. During the low season things get a little quieter and Mykonos can be enjoyed at a slower pace.

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Mykonos for...
  • Couple
  • Families
  • Solo Traveler
  • Group

Young, hip couples will love the refined yet fun atmosphere of Mykonos, which also offers plenty of occasions to indulge in romantic moments. A night in Mykonos Town is the perfect way to enjoy a few hours with your loved one, just pick the right cocktail bar or restaurant and have fun!

The island has a calmer family-friendly side and some of the quiet beaches are suitable for families. Mykonos also offers several activities to enjoy with children, like horseback riding, pedal boats, canyoning, snorkeling or a visit to Delos, a UNESCO World Heritage Site - a must-see for all ages.

Mykonos is a fun island, with plenty of activities and things to do, so people traveling alone will definitely find something to do and won’t get bored, as making friends on the island is quite easy. Those who like partying will easily spot the right places to meet new people while having fun.

Mykonos is a very popular destination for bachelor and bachelorette parties for a good reason: fun and at times wild, this island is the perfect spot for friends who are looking for a good time and great nightlife. The island offers all types of accommodation, including stunning villas with lots of bedrooms, perfect to share with friends.