Mykonos, Greece – Romantic Evening at the Open Air Cinema!

Our last night in Mykonos, on the Greek Islands, and our last night in Greece was a ROMANTIC and BEAUTIFUL evening watching a movie in an open air cinema! We started our walk into the heart of the Chora at sunset: Making our way into the maze of the Chora to find the cinema! This…

Mykonos, Greece – Ornos Bay Beach

After The Windmills, Little Venice and walking through the maze of narrow streets lined with shops, restaurants, art galleries, etc within the heart of the Chora, we decided it was time to hit the beach! Buses to and from the Chora to popular beaches are a constant staring early in the morning until the late,…

Mykonos, Greece – Little Venice

Now here I could have sat all afternoon, sipped wine and tasted the delicious food of the island…but with only so much time and so much more to see……we sat and enjoyed while we could! Little Venice is next to the Windmills.  This is a view of Little Venice from the Windmills. The beach between…

Mykonos, Greece – The Windmills

We were back on Mykonos for one more afternoon and night! Our hotel this time was located in the heart of Mykonos – the village of Mykonos – called the Chora.  It was during this stay that we entered into the glamour of what this island is known for….partying and where the wealthy come to…

Greece – Island Hopping – From Mykonos to Naxos

It was time to say goodbye to beautiful & lively Mykonos and head off to another Greek Island…. Naxos! We were up early and off to the Old Port to take the ferry from Mykonos to Naxos.  Make sure if you book your ferry tickets online (I didn’t read the fine print!) to go to…

Mykonos, Greece – Day Trip Around the Island!

For our one full day in Mykonos, we rented a car and were off…. Our first stumble upon beach was Kalafatis Beach!  The water was cool….the beach packed… Next was Ftelia Beach…..this water a bit warmer…..but not so many people.. Time to eat!  We went in search of Kiki’s Tavern at Agios Sostis Beach –…

Mykonos, Greece – San Marco Hotel Near Houlakia Beach

Michael and I stayed two nights at the San Marco Hotel while in Mykonos. View of the hotel from the road: The area: The water of Houlakia Beach: Sunset: Almost Full Moon: Candlelight dinner on the patio under an almost full moon…..the food was delicious and the service amazing!! S, xo

Planning – Greece – Part II – Mykonos Island

Well, it is official – after Athens, Michael and I fly to Mykonos. Mykonos is located in the center of the Aegean Sea.  We picked this island for the fun of it!  This is an island, so says the websites, where the international jet set come to play!  Known for its beaches, and cosmopolitan atmosphere,…