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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...

Man Sues Upscale Mykonos Beach Bar After Falling Into Well

An American millionaire from Chicago has sued "Scorpios," one of Mykonos Island's most opulent Beach Bars, after falling into a well. The businessman is seeking compensation worth hundreds of thousands of euros, as he was severely injured and broke...

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...

Mykonos Streets Among the Most Beautiful in the World

Streets on the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos have recently been chosen by CNN as among the most beautiful in the world. The narrow alleyway on the Greek island which has become a mecca for tourists during the summer offers peace...

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 quiet down (a little) at the end of the summer...

50 Cent Sings in Mykonos Greece

The American rapper, songwriter and actor 50 cent gave a memorable and amazing performance at a beach club on Mykonos island, Greece in front of a large crowd of fans. Tourists and locals saw the 47-year-old artist sing his most...

Wolf of Wall Street Jordan Belfort Parties in Mykonos

Where else in the world would the wolf of Wall Street, Jordan Belfort, crush his birthday party than in the hedonism capital of Mykonos in Greece? The disgraced former stockbroker, resurrected by his tell-all autobiography then made famous by Leonardo...

The Vampire That Terrorized Mykonos

According to Greek folklore, there was a ferocious vampire, known as "Vrykolakas" in Greek, that terrorized the residents of the Greek island of Mykonos in the 18th century. The Greek vampire is an undead, fearsome creature that becomes more powerful...

6 Arrested From Migrant Boat Rescued Off Mykonos

Greek authorities on Monday charged six of the 108 migrants rescued off Mykonos in a rudderless sailboat over the weekend with illegally transporting third country nationals. Charges against the group also included causing a shipwreck and forming a criminal organization....

American Tourist Charged Fortune for Crab in Mykonos Going to Court

An American tourist in Mykonos who was charged 600 euros for two drinks and a plate of crab legs is taking the restaurant to court. Brenda Moulton and her daughter Kaylea went to the DK Oyster Bear on Platis Gialos...

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.

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...

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...