Join SPG member Katrina, as she shows you the tranquil and sophisticated side of Mykonos

By Journey to Greece on April 26, 2016

The feelings you get when you set foot on Mykonos are those of tranquility and sophistication. A busy realtor during the week, for Katrina, Sunday is the perfect day to enjoy the island lifestyle.

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There is nothing like a relaxing walk through the traditional streets. The white paint used on the buildings, contrasts beautifully with the purple bougainvillea.

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The best way to get around the small sea coves of Mykonos is by boat. Today we are heading to a friend’s gallery to Mykonos Town, to look at his latest pieces. In Mykonos’ galleries you can find some of the finest contemporary artists in the world.

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Then it is time of a chilled freddo cappuccino, at our favorite spot, right at the sea front with a magnificent view to Little Venice.

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Continuing friends catch up over lunch, we head back to the speedboat, passing the traditional windmills, just outside the town center.

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Being at the Greek islands, as you can imagine the seafood is some of the best in the world. Our lunch accompanied by signature cocktails, Mykonian Margaritas.

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After spectacular sunsets we head out to Buddha Bar Beach at the Santa Marina Resort. Cocktails are flowing, and we are all stunned by the amazing dancers, singers, beach performers, and the breathtaking fireworks display.

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This is my perfect Mykonos. Enjoy discovering yours.

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