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Windmills of Mykonos: The History of a Landmark

In Mykonos, the wind blows all year-long. This is the reason why its windmills have become the island's iconic landmark.

The Island of Mykonos Throughout the Millennia

Mykonos is undoubtedly one of the most famous Greek islands. Known for its lively parties and beautiful beaches, the island also has an incredibly fascinating ancient history. Somewhat surprisingly, the party paradise was also an international hub in ancient times...

Why Are There as Many Churches on Mykonos as There Are Families?

Why is the Greek island of Mykonos home to so many churches, chapels, and monasteries?

How You Can Do Mykonos on €60 a Day

Despite its reputation as a luxury spot, you can actually go to Mykonos and enjoy what the island has to offer for a mere 50-60 euros a day.

Mykonos vs Santorini: The Ultimate Battle of the Greek Giants

Mykonos and Santorini are the absolute giants when it comes to a holiday on the Greek islands. Pictures of the two islands are often on the cover of tourist guides to Greece, while  the names of famous people who...

Cosmopolitan Arachova: The Winter Mykonos of Greece

The cosmopolitan alpine town of Arachova is the perfect place to go to “see and be seen” during the winter season in Greece. An easy two-hour drive from Athens, Arachova is often dubbed the “Winter Mykonos," thanks to the wave...

When Greek Heroine Manto Mavrogenous Repelled the Turks from Mykonos

It was October 11, 1822, in the second year of Greece's War of Independence, when the Ottomans, attempting to invade the island of Mykonos, were repelled by brave islanders fighting under the command of Manto Mavrogenous. Now a place known...

The Cat with the Most Beautiful Eyes on Mykonos

This cat's unusual, arresting green and blue eyes have become the newest attraction on the glittering Greek island of Mykonos, according to a report on Mykonos Live TV. The white feline beauty, who is often seen strolling the narrow cobblestone...

James Franco and Actress Girlfriend Enjoy Greek Vacation on Mykonos

Hollywood actor James Franco, aged 43, was spotted on the Greek island of Mykonos with his 28-year-old girlfriend Isabel Pakzad earlier this week. The pair enjoyed the day lounging at Branco Beach, where fans snapped a picture of Franco and...

A September Trip to Remember: Santorini and Mykonos

Rediscover two of the most popular Greek islands and get to know a different side to Santorini and Mykonos... in September. These two islands that are known as major tourist attractions calm down (a little) at the end of the...

Cris Cab Stuns Shoppers with Live Song in Mykonos Supermarket

American singer Cris Cab stunned shoppers in a Mykonos supermarket when he broke out into an impromptu live concert in the potato chip aisle.

Hollywood Star Charlize Theron Vacations on Mykonos

Oscar-award winning actress Charlize Theron has been vacationing in the Greek islands this summer, and was spotted on Mykonos on Tuesday.

$120M Luxury Super-Yacht Spotted off Mykonos

A massive and luxurious super-yacht named "Cloudbreak" was spotted near the island of Mykonos on Monday, mystifying everyone who witnessed it.

Emergency Coronavirus Restrictions Imposed on Mykonos

New, strict measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus will be imposed on the popular Greek island of Mykonos, it was made public on Saturday afternoon.

Bikini-clad Demi Moore Hits the Beach on Mykonos with Daughter Rumer Willis

Actress Demi Moore was spotted on the beach in Mykonos on Tuesday. The 58-year-old actress was there with her 32-year-old daughter Rumer Willis at the popular Nammos area of Mykonos. The mother-daughter duo enjoyed their time in the sun together,...