And as we are at the dawn of the so-anticipated 2022 summer season, we have decided to create for you the most updated and thrilling guides for some of the top holiday destinations in Greece with a twist; we won’t be giving you the usual descriptive details for each one but an informed guide on the most sought-for restaurants, bars and events to enjoy your next Greek escape to the fullest! Plus, some of our top beaches, activities and luxury holiday villas!
The first destination could not but be the jetsetters paradise: Mykonos! Let’s delve into the most precious summer living Mykonos has to offer for 2022!
Exquisite flavours and avant-garde dishes in Byblos Restaurant serving creations of Peruvian and Japanese cuisine. The fine dining experience pairs with tantalizing cocktails, premium wines and sake in a beautiful environment right in the heart of Mykonos Town.
Interni Restaurant Bar
The Mediterranean cuisine takes a whole new dimension at Interni. Modern and traditional techniques blend together producing creative dishes based on local products and premium international ingredients. As for the ambience, here you will feel like being in a well-organized party among friends within a brilliantly plotted secret garden in the cosmopolitan Matoyiannia.
Kalita Bar, Bistro & Restaurant
An ode to traditional Greek cuisine with a modern twist, the menu of Kalita Bar, Bistro & Restaurant will equally satisfy meat and seafood lovers and thrill them with the creative turn of the typical flavours of Greece. The culinary experience is completed by the delectable wine list and some enthralling cocktails within a charming Mykonian garden in Mykonos Town.
One of the landmark eateries in Mykonos Town, Koursaros, that needs no introductions. Fresh caught fish, seafood and mouthwatering sushi creations will leave even the most loyal meat lovers quite astounded. 20 years welcoming guests and still going, Koursaros is a must-visit not only for the food but the premium spirits and exquisite cocktails.
Nusr-Et Steakhouse Mykonos
Could not even imagine leaving out the most perfect meat-loving spot on the island; the Nusr-Et Steakhouse Mykonos has reinvented meat with its boutique flair and top-quality raw materials. Offering exquisitely created dishes and top-notch service, the restaurant will seduce you with its mouthwatering delicacies.
Reinventing the sensual feel of the classical cabaret, Lio Pacha Mykonos is an experience in itself. Singing, dancing and artistic shows within a totally creative ambience where even the staff performs vignettes and small shows for the bar’s esteemed guests.
Unpretentious yet exquisite, Nōema (“meaning” in Greek / “meaning of life” in a free translation) is an ode to the simplicity and lushness of nature; it’s all about living the moment with friends while savouring some cleansing elixirs in the form of cocktails made by the bar’s alchemists.
Welcome to one of the most treasured bars of Mykonos right by the sea; 180° transforms locally produced ingredients in mouthwatering cocktails where freshness and balance are in the core values of its mixologists. The bar is also a popular venue for DJ sets and live concerts.
Rock your body to the rhythm of La Barran DJs while sipping tantalizing cocktails of its mixologists. One of the most renowned cocktail bars in Mykonos Town where time flows in a completely different tempo.
Toy Room Club
The Toy Room cult that has flooded the entire world is represented in Mykonos! A private club styled a s a living room dotted with works of art where light and sound has been masterfully designed to a pioneering level. Drink and dance like hundreds of celebrities around the world do in this special venue.
This year Mykonos hosts some of the most thrilling events for its visitors.
For R&B lovers, Scorpios hosts the music producer and DJ Landikhan who will sway you to its deep house music on July 11th while on August 17th the Ulises Band (Live), REY&KJAVIK will be the protagonist of a Scorpios Label Night.
On August 18th the largest gay party in Europe, the popular Xlsior Beach party, will take place on the island of Mykonos hosting, as always, international guests apart from its standard show.
Although quite popular and much-advertised, we cannot but mention out top 5 Mykonos beaches in this mini guide!
Psarrou: the place where you will swim, eat and drink among celebrities from around the world on a sandy coast with crystal clear waters
Ftelia: usually quite windy, Ftelia is a hotspot for watersports; if you are lucky to visit on a calm day, its natural beauty will blow your mind
Kalafatis: thin sand, cobalt waters and a favourite place for diving, snorkelling and windsurfing, offering countless beach facilities
Ornos: cosmopolitan yet ideal for families, Ornos is a fully organized coast where you will also find numerous restaurants and bars on the backdrop of the beach
Agia Anna: its pristine natural beauty with fine sand and emerald waters has not been spoilt at all by its organized development
A multifaceted destination, Mykonos is not just a partying island. Its natural beauty, diversified nature and pristine beauty offers a multitude of choices for activities and explorations.
On top of our list is a day cruise to Delos and Rhenia, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, where guests will delve into the area’s archaeological value and explore the cultural side of the destination.
Action lovers will love the strong Cycladic winds when practising countless watersports in most of the island’s beaches while horse riding lovers will have the chance to stroll around Mykonos’ landscapes and beaches on the back of a horse.
For the culinary enthusiasts the restaurant and bar list is only the beginning! Wine tasting sessions and tours are quite popular and you definitely need to take some cooking classes from some of the most honoured chefs of Greece.
Our team can make all these activities happen upon request! Specifically for the cooking classes, we can arrange your private masterclass in the privacy of your villa!
A minimal, artful property posing on a hilltop at the pristine area of Agios Lazaros area, Villa Garner is a voluminous villa for 20 guests offering, among others, a large infinity pool, an outdoor heated Jacuzzi with surrounding teak deck area, a fully equipped outdoor kitchen, a pergola shaded bar by the pool and a pergola shaded gym area. Four storeys with 10 bedrooms, all dotted with verandas and sitting areas.
Panoramic views and rare works of art in another enthralling villa in the area of Agios Lazaros, Villa Uma can host 16 guests in its single-storey building, meticulously designed to offer privacy and comfort to its residents. Guests will unwind at the pool area, the outdoor jacuzzi or the spa facilities after working out in the villa’s private gym.
A two-storey home and four fully independent guest houses will brilliantly host 18 guests in their well-manicured plot and unsurpassed ambience. Unobstructed views to the Aegean, Cycladic minimalism and a luxurious yet welcoming ambience topped with a separate, sea-view fitness room and an exquisite pond-styled infinity pool only a few minutes’ away from the charming beach of Aleomandra.
A charming home for 12 guests, Villa Gigi is a waterfront property posing right above the bay of Aleomandra. The villa comprises in three levels, two of them being completely autonomous with a fully equipped kitchen and a living room each while its top floor enjoys a private terrace with Jacuzzi.
An imposing villa with awe-inspiring views to the Aegean and the unspoilt area of Pouli, Villa Scarlett I is a three-storey home also offering two sets of independent guest rooms. Focusing on its guests’ comfort and privacy the villa boasts a private helipad and an exquisite design as it is literally carved within the natural rocks of the area.
Nestled within a genuine Cycladic landscape, Villa Holmes I enjoys panoramic views to the cobalt Aegean and the charming area of Paraga. This is massive property of two separate, fully autonomous two-storey units that, apart from its main infinity pool, also offers a smaller relaxation pool at the edge of its well-manicured veranda. The villa boasts direct access to a private bay signing its main purpose: to offer the most private, secluded holiday experience to its guests.
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