Visiting Delos in 2017

This short video includes aerial views of Delos island, film of the excursion boats that ferry visitors between Mykonos and Delos and, at the 1:39 mark of the clip,  a schedule of boat trips and prices for tickets and guided tours in 2017   Time changes: If you’re visiting Mykonos this summer and hope to take […]
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Visiting Delos in 2016

  The “sacred island” of Delos is seen in a photo from the Google+ page for Delos Tours, the firm that runs ferries between Mykonos and Delos.    Delos daytripping: It has been nearly two years since I last wrote about Delos island, and because there have been some noteworthy price changes for 2016, I’ve written this general […]
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Visiting Delos will be easier this summer with Sunday openings, longer hours & extra ferries

This summer’s extended hours and Monday openings mean tourists will enjoy the best opportunity ever to visit the historic ruins on Delos island near Mykonos    [Editor’s Note: See my Visiting Delos in 2016 post for current information about ferry ticket prices and entrance fees for the Delos archaeological site.]   Delos every day: Tourists […]
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Visiting Delos, the sacred cradle of Greek gods

Fascinating ruins and antiquities abound on Delos island …   … an outstanding archaeological site where visitors encounter the vestiges of ancient Greek history and mythology as they wander the vast outdoor museum to explore remarkable ruins like the House of the Tritons, above   Daytripping back in time:  One of the top sightseeing attractions […]
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Visiting Delos: So much to see, indoors & out

The House of the Masks …   The Temple of Isis … PLEASE TURN TO PAGE 2 FOR TEXT AND MORE PHOTOS
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Visiting Delos: How to get there

This Google map image shows Delos island’s location between Mykonos, right, and Rinia, left. Mykonos offers the closest and most convenient access to Delos, with ferry service from the Mykonos Town harbour [Editor’s Note: Please see my Visiting Delos in 2016 post for current Delos information, including new ferry ticket prices and new fees for […]
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Visiting Delos: Get an overview of the ancient ruins with a scenic hike to the summit of Mt Kynthos

A visitor points toward Mt Kynthos from the Delos harbour   From the mountaintop, visitors can appreciate the vast extent of ruins on the island. The Delos Archaeological Museum is the large building at upper right.   PLEASE TURN TO PAGE 2 FOR TEXT AND MORE PHOTOS
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