Mikonos Vacations & Travel Packages!
A beautiful Greek Island, Mykonos lies between the islands of Syros, Naxos, Tinos, and Paros. The island is spread in an area of around 85 square kilometers and its west coasts features large towns. Mykonos is nicknamed as 'The Island of the winds'. The major industry of the island is that of tourism and it is well known for its nightlife and natural beauty. The island is also popular for its cosmopolitan atmosphere with scenic architecture and spectacular beaches making holidaying in this city a pleasant experience.
Places of Interest in Mykonos
One of the most romantic places in Mykonos, Little Venice is replete with gorgeous old houses situated on the edge of the sea. The sunset views from the Little Venice are amazing and the sight of whitewashed buildings against the backdrop of Aegean Sea is just marvelous. The magnificent beauty of this neighborhood is still a favorite haunt of several acclaimed artists and there are numerous art galleries here showcasing the work of these artists.
A lovely church dedicated to Virgin Mary, Panagia Paraportiani is one of the most photographed churches in the world. This church is located at the entrance of the Kastro neighborhood. Panagia Paraportiani actually boasts five small churches erected one on top or next to each other. The topmost church looks like a dome.
Mykonos Super Paradise Beach
One of the most beautiful beaches in Greece, Mykonos Super Paradise Beach boasts soft golden sand and beautiful crystalline waters. It is the most famous beach for homosexuals and attracts homosexuals from all around the globe. As the beach is highly popular, it remains swarmed by tourists during peak season.