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Art, food, fashion, hotels, shops, clubs, parties & more: What's new on Mykonos for 2019

From the top: Rizes Folklore Farmstead & Restaurant; the seaview patio at Olive Tree restaurant; sunbeds at Blue Marlin Ibiza Mykonos beach club; a flight of sampling glasses at Mykonos Olive Oil Tasting; Aegon Mykonos hotel at Kalo Livadi; one of the artworks in the sculpture garden at Blue Fusion Art Restaurant; the patio at […]
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All ferries to and from Mykonos now docking at the New Port

This photo from one of our Mykonos holidays shows four charter yachts docked at the island’s Old Port at Mykonos Town (foreground), and a cruise ship berthed at the New Port in Tourlos, nearly 2 kilometers away by road.   Ferry straightforward: Where does my ferry arrive at  / depart from on Mykonos? That question […]
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Mykonos springs to life as more bars & restaurants open, first cruise ship of 2019 visits

The beachfront of Tasos Taverna is seen in a photo posted on Facebook to announce its March 23 season opening.  Located on Paraga beach, Tasos has been serving customers since 1962.   Season starts: Spring has only just sprung, but the tourism season on Mykonos has kicked off with a spate of bar and restaurant […]
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Mykonos parties, live music events & DJ shows during 2019

Mykonos is the prominent supporting star in  the new music video Χωρις Εσενα, released July 23 by Greek singer Giorgos Tsalikis. During the summer, Giorgos and his band performed live at 4711 club for 65 nights.     4711 club will wrap up its 2019 season with three shows by Angela Dimitriou (Άντζελα Δημητρίου) — on […]
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Temptation island: Why Mykonos is Greece's hottest holiday destination

ShareA tour of the heavenly island of Mykonos!! A tour of the heavenly island of Mykonos!! With an exclusive and amazing video that highlights the unparalleled beauty of the island, the journalist and owner of Mykonos Live Tv Peter Nazos invites us to escape to Mykonos! Among the picturesque narrow streets, next to the churches […]
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Mykonos: Amazing for all ages

ShareBest of Mykonos ♥ – Greece 2016 is a short but sweet personal travel film that spotlights some of the gorgeous sights and scenery a couple and their young son enjoyed during a visit to Mykonos this spring   Age appropriate: Here’s a newly published video I’m sharing on the blog primarily for any parents out there who might be […]
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Daytripping from Mykonos to Tinos

You can enjoy whirlwind visits to Mykonos and Tinos in this fun hyperlapse video by Alex Baker Photography   Easy excursion: People planning trips to Mykonos frequently ask me if it’s possible to visit other islands for either all or part of a day. It certainly is! Each year, in fact, tens of thousands of people […]
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Soar with the bedazzling beauty of Mykonos

ShareI love this fab drone aerial video of Mykonos, my first and still one of my all-time favourite Greek islands.  The 4-minute film features some of the island’s most picturesque places, including the Mykonos Town harbour, the rustic Little Venice seafront, Paraportiani church, the world-famous windmills, and gorgeous Psarou and Super Paradise beaches.  (The ultra-luxe hotel with the […]
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A breathtaking video postcard from Mykonos

SharePostcard from Mykonos Greece is an inspiring 4-minute film by Pano Verino   Even if you haven’t been to Mykonos yet,  I’m sure you’ve heard about its beautiful beaches, the narrow cobblestone lanes and  whitewashed buildings in Mykonos Town, the luxurious hotels and villas perched on rugged rocky slopes, and the restaurants, bars and clubs […]
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Mykonos set for 2015 season with over 100 new places to eat, drink, shop, sleep and party

Located at Tourlos, just a short walk from the New Port, Cayenne is among dozens of brand-new businesses on Mykonos this year.    [Updated October 30 2015]  “Crisis? What crisis?” That’s a question many regular visitors to Mykonos will probably ask when they see the more than 100 new and completely-renovated businesses that have opened on the island […]
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Mykonos restaurants 2015

The scenic Mykonos Town harbourfront is part of the panoramic view that guests can enjoy with their meals at Roca Cookery    [Updated on September 18 2015]   Where to eat: Each year I receive scores of requests to offer restaurant recommendations for people planning to visit Mykonos. Since the 2015 travel season is officially […]
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Revisiting the Shirley Valentine beach on Mykonos

The southern section of Agios Ioannis beach on Mykonos, known the world over as “the Shirley Valentine beach” from the 1989 movie   By popular request: Ever since television networks in the U.K. and U.S.A. broadcast Shirley Valentine in late December, interest in the movie’s filming locations has literally exploded. Thousands of people around the […]
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The most colourful hotel in the Cyclades

Eye-popping colours greet guests at the Sun of Mykonos Studios in the Klouvas area of Mykonos island, as this image from the studios’ Facebook page illustrates     Kaleidoscope of colour: A brightly painted hotel on Mykonos catches plenty of attention from motorists driving the highway from Mykonos Town to Ano Mera village and many […]
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Jackie O' Beach Club is a classy new addition to legendary Super Paradise beach on Mykonos

The Jackie O’ Beach Club & Restaurant opened July 1 at Super Paradise beach on Mykonos. The aerial photo below shows the new club’s location on the hillside overlooking the west end of picturesque Super Paradise beach. The pictures were posted on Facebook by club co-owner Carsten Stehr, who created the stylish new beach venue […]
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Hit the beach! A visit to Agios Ioannis, the beach immortalized in the "Shirley Valentine" movie

A girl plays in the sand at Agios Ioannis beach on Mykonos,  better known to many as the “Shirley Valentine beach.” Delos (left) and Rinia (right) are the two islands across the channel.   Shirley was here: Like millions of other people, I first “saw” Agios Ioannis beach on Mykonos in the 1989 “Shirley Valentine” […]
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1 Comment

  1. Love this post! I just visited Mykonos with my boyfriend a few weeks ago, you can see our full vlog here: http://www.emilyrajch.co.uk/mykonos-greece/
    It’s so beautiful, very windy so wearing dresses and skirts aren’t the best idea!
    I work in SEO so I explain how I use this to find the cheapest flights on skyscanner! I got mine for under 100.
    Emily xxx

    https://www.instagram.com/emilylucyrajch/?hl=en

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