Are you looking for a timeout from your confined life? An adventure you will never forget? Well, here’s an idea! The Greek island of Mykonos, located in the heart of the Cyclades, is the exemplary vacation spot.
The crystal blue waters of the Aegean Sea carried by refreshing northern winds to the sun-kissed shores make Mykonos a majestic spectacle unmatched by any. It is no wonder that people from all around the world visit Mykonos to be enchanted by the serenity of richly historical architecture, captivating sunsets and stunning landscapes. But perhaps the true essence of Mykonos is the nightlife it offers, making one feel exhilarated; their pulse in sync with the very heartbeat of the island. Truly, the island begins scintillating after dark.
ROLL IN THE CLUBS: What better way to bring people together than music? The club scene in Mykonos is renowned for being the craziest worldwide, with several different dance music genres to mesmerize visitors, as well as rich drinks and cocktails. It promises an affordable, yet extraordinary experience, especially in the summer when the hottest DJs hold live shows all over Mykonos. Just last summer, the island danced to the wild tunes of , DJ John Aslanis (scandinavian bar), Nick G and The ChainSmokers, among others. Some notable places include Cavo Paradiso, the island’s first club situated on the edge of the eastern cliffs, it’s ambience an ideal blend of nature and modernism, where the party season kicks off in May after a grand opening. And of course, Paradise Club, the place to go for an exciting beach party.
REPOSE IN THE BARS: The amazing scenery of Mykonos is a big advantage for the locally operating bars. In all different parts of the town, you will find places dedicated to drinking and socializing that are made all the more special because of their view of the sea, the 16th century windmills, or the baren silvery hills. Bars on the island offer a lot of variety – in price ranges, atmosphere and music. Visitors can enjoy amazing drinks as well as sumptuous champagnes. As for the atmosphere, the fascinating funky décor in Interni restaurant bar while the funky flair at Jackie-O are just some of the creative attractions in Mykonos bars that entertain thousands every night. Music is usually laid back but some places play more dance-oriented tunes like the Scandinavian bar that hosts a particularly young crowd. The Galleraki Bar is a shimmering example of bars in Mykonos with excellent cocktails in a mesmerizing location, sunset is gorgeous. All in all, the relaxation you need before or during the party hours is guaranteed.
DAZZLING CINEMA: In case you are not a wild party animal, not to worry! Mykonos is home to the magnificent Cine Manto, an open-air cinema that shows mostly English spoken films every night. Once more, the streak of natural simplicity- that tourists in Mykonos have come to love dearly- can be found in the garden that surrounds the Cine Manto. This is the perfect place for the quiet visitors to Mykonos Island who want to enjoy their night, away from the bustling crowd.
RELISH ON THE SEA FOOD: Last but definitely not least is the delicious Greek and foreign food that decorates the tables in Mykonos. A most predicable preference is fresh fish from the Aegean sea; cooked, grilled or sautéed to perfection that impresses diners in restaurants nightly. Sea Satin Market is one such location where steaks and grilled fish are served to indulge customers from all around the world. Furthermore, Bakalo with the famous chef Giannis Gavalas uses recipeses particularly from the cyclades islands of the Aegean see. Kalita and Cavo Tagoo restaurants are among the more romantically elegant dining spots with enriched Greek and Asian food respectively served in the midst of alluring and cozy surroundings.
Catari restaurant also makes the list with its authentic Italian cuisine. On the whole, whatever your taste, it is safe to say that a holiday to Mykonos will not leave you unfulfilled. So grab your favorite person(s), book a flight, pack your bags and do not forget to rent a villa for yourselves.
Undoubtedly, a comfortable yet luxurious villa to stay will add magic to this journey of discovering beauty. The private and scenic Mykonos villas offered by different local agencies are real estate masterpieces that come accompanied by well-trained staff and VIP services. A reliable company in this business is Mykonos Estates, with whom countless tourists have had wonderful experiences. So giddy up and get ready for the best summertime vacation in the world!