Paros

Paros is one of the most beautiful islands of the Cyclades and the most rapidly growing in terms of touristy action. It is not the totally dry island since its mainland has many mountains and valleys which are being cultivated. Paros has been active from the Protocycladic Period (3200 – 2800 BC) period, throughout the […]

Santorini

Santorini (Thira) is globally acknowledged for its unique landscape, crafted by the forces of nature that govern the volcano in the centre of the island. Apart from the breathtaking landscape, Santorini has some of the most beautiful and picturesque villages in Cyclades and Greece in general, since they are hanging from the cliffs. Clearly the […]

Delos

Delos is an uninhabited island full of ancient ruins of temples, a market, a theater, many mansions, houses, etc. It is considered as the sacred place of the ancient Greeks and it is one of the sunniest areas in the world. Due to the increased sunshine it is a place of high concentration of cosmic […]

Ios

Ios is another beautiful island of the Cyclades, baring the same colours, character and history. It is believed that it is the place where Homer (the writer of Odyssey & Iliad) was buried and you will find signs pointing towards his burial ground. Ios has followed the general fate of the Cyclades during the ancient, roman […]

Amorgos

Amorgos is the easternmost island of the Cyclades and it is an island of exceptional beauty, mainly due to its rocky terrain, mountains, steep cliffs and difficult to reach beaches. It is a long island covering an area of 120 sq. km. and has two main ports, which is pretty unique. Amorgos has been a very […]

Fournoi

Fournoi, or Fournoi Korseon as they are properly called, is a complex of small islands between Ikaria, Samos and Patmos. The largest islands are the Main Island (Fournoi) and Thymena, whereas there a number of smaller islands/islets like Thymenaki, Alatsonissi, Agios Minas, Anthopofagos (Mikros, Megalos), Makronissi, etc. Only the Main Island and Thymena are inhabited […]

Naxos

Naxos is the largest island of the Cyclades and the most diverse in terms of scenery. Its diversity is due to the mountains that prevail in the central part of the island, offering a more mainland Greece type of view. As most islands in the Cyclades, Naxos has been active from the Neolithic period, throughout the […]

Folegandros

Folegandros is an island of the south Cyclades. In the last few years Folegandros has become a preferred destination for tourists seeking quiet and alternative vacations. Many young people visit the island every summer, since it offers the natural beauty of a Cycladic island, along with the marvellous views, beautiful beaches and the fun atmosphere in […]

Koufonissi

Koufonissi is a tiny island in the complex of small islands called Small Cyclades, located South of Naxos along with the rest of the islands Kato Koufonissi, Schinoussa, Donoussa, Irakleia. Koufonissi was named after the hollow (koufio) rocks and caves which are seen around the island and in the neighbouring islet of Glaronissi. Others say […]