Each island in the Aegean has its own identity of unique wild beauty and rich cultural heritage. Some of these pristine islands are for the most part unexplored, such as Chios, Lesvos, Samos and Thasos, while others display a very vibrant day and nightlife and is where the heart of tourism beats, such as cosmopolitan Mykonos, Santorini with the most mesmerizing sunset, Rhodes with the biggest square in Europe and the Achillion palace of princess Sissy, and Paros and Ios with their whitewashed alleys and welcoming turquoise beaches.read more
Either if what you are looking for is a relaxing vacation with a fire for exploring unspoilt treasures, then Lesvos (Mytilini), Chios, Samothrace, Thasos, Limnos, Ikaria, Samos will do, or you are looking for a memorable intense holiday, Mykonos, Paros, Santorini, Ios, and Rhodes will leave you will a lust for more of that Aegean blue and the endless fun. Soft sandy beaches with crystalline water, picturesque mountain villages, dramatic coastlines, traditional delicacies, rich history, and rare natural beauty make these islands ideal holiday destinations for those in search of seaside escapes, local traditions and important historic sites.
The queen island, of course, is Mykonos which gathers every year jet-setters from all over the world, world-class DJs and is where the night is always young. Following, beautiful Santorini will enchant you with the most renowned sunset in Greece and its fine wine tradition.
Rhodes is a museum of art per se. Stroll around the streets and absorb the beauty of one of the most aristocratic islands of Greece. Ios and Paros will take you through a walk to their picturesque paved alleys and will reveal a traditional yet cosmopolitan character when someone can find it all.
Islands such as Lesvos, Samos, Chios, Ikaria, and Thasos are ideal for families, couples and groups of friends, while the smaller ones, like Agios Efstratios, Fourni, Psara and Inousses, are a paradise for sailing and more adventurous travelers who want to venture out.
Aegean islands are dotted with holy sanctuaries that will bring myth and mysticism to life. On Samothrace, you’ll be initiated at the Sanctuary of the Great Gods, where ancient, enigmatic rituals were once performed. In Limnos, you’ll feel the presence of the god Hephaistos, the protector of the ancient city of Hephaistia and, at Ikaria’s Nas (Naiades), you’ll find traces of the goddess Artemis Tauropolou.
Since all of these islands offer an amazing seascape, various cruises and boat trips will take you to secret caves, coves and places to explore. Join a wine tour in Santorini or ride a donkey that will lead you up to a panoramic view of a caldera. Grab a cocktail in Mykonos Super Paradise and dance till dawn, explore the colorful seabed of these beautiful islands, even have an island safari! The possibilities are endless.
What is more exciting for kids than making sandcastles and playing in water under the hot island sun? Aegean beaches can entertain your children for hours with their various water sports and family-friendly activities. Go sightseeing and introduce your children to the Aegean culture with visits to the numerous museums and archeological sites. Boat trips and exploration will open up a new horizon and create great memories of an unforgettable vacation in Greece.
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