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An Insider's Guide to Mykonos

Traditional Greek Dancing on Mykonos: The Past and Present

Traditional Greek dancing is deeply rooted in the Greek culture and dates back to the ancient times. Greeks love to dance, anytime and anywhere.  Dancing has always been a great reason to bring people together — at weddings, engagement, baptisms, and certain religious holidays. Greeks gather to celebrate by drinking, eating and dancing of course.

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Mykonos Lifestyle Cooking by Teo Iliopoulos

Want to learn more about the Mykonian food culture and embark on a journey of exquisite tastes? Mykonos Lifestyle Cooking is a fascinating concept that introduces guests to authentic and traditional flavors of Mykonos.

 We sat down with the Founder, Teo Iliopoulos to get an insight on what inspired him to create Lifestyle Cooking and to find out about the bohemian beach cooking experience. Intrigued? Read on!  Continue Reading…

Summer Coffees of Greece

While in Mykonos, you’ll notice locals enjoying the island sun with one of the famous coffees of Greece in hand.  Here’s a post to get you prepared for the special coffee drink variations during your visit to our island. Continue Reading…

Yummy Pedals: Bicycle tours on Mykonos

Looking to experience an alternative side of Mykonos? A bicycle tour is an excellent way to explore the island’s hidden gems and to go beyond the beaten paths which have gained tremendous popularity over the years. 

We sat down with Dimitra Asimomyti, the brainchild of Yummy Pedals to learn more about how she started with the bicycle tours on Mykonos and her love for the island. Continue Reading…

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