The famous Island of the Winds
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Mykonos takes its name from Mykonos, son of the mythical king of Delos, Anius, descendant of the god Apollo and the nymph Ryu. Ancient tradition states that beneath the granite rocks of Mykonos are buried the Giants killed by Hercules. A vaulted tomb outside Chora highlights the heyday of a Mycenaean settlement in the western part of the island. But …
Traditional settlements: the traditional settlements of the island are located in Chora and Ano Mera. Traditional architecture The settlement of Chora, the capital of Mykonos, is flat and differs from the amphitheatrically built hilltop capitals of the rest of the Cyclades. Although in recent years it has been burdened by intense building activity, it continues to maintain several traditional elements. …
SEA SPORTS IN MYKONOS Lovers of the sea and water sports in Mykonos will be completely satisfied. And if it is the first time you decide to get involved, you will find experts who will introduce you to their secrets. Most beaches offer a variety of activities and are organized for your entertainment. In the southeast of the island there …
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