Mykonos is an example of unique cycladic architecture set around a picturesque fishing-village bay. The name of Mykonos itself today means trendy and chic holidays luxury motor yacht charters among the Greek islands, clubs opened all night long: Even by Greek standards Mykonos is an island of extremes. Little more than a treeless block of granite, assaulted by the fierce summer “meltemi” wind and dotted with sugar cube houses bathed in a dazzling white light: Some describe Mykonos as the archetypal Greek island. If you are looking for relax and quiet this is definitely the wrong place. No one goes here for a cheerful, quiet holiday. It is the beaches, the nightlife and the bodies that count. Mykonos is a place to parade and pose; a place to switch on rather than off.
Even if Mykonos was once notorious as a hangout for the young, narcissistic and gay who paraded nightly around the main town's harbour nowadays the island's light has somewhat dimmed over the years, and it now attracts a more sedate clientele, mostly young couples, many on honeymoon or here to get married on the Greek island. Of course best way to enjoy Mykonos charme is a luxury motor yacht charter. The beaches of Mykonos Greece are famous for their golden sand and their crystalline waters as well as for their touristy and sport facilities and for the great fun. Paradise, Super Paradise, Platis Yialos, Psarou and Ornos are just the more famous: they are all sandy and protected from the wind. The beaches of Paradise and Super Paradise are famous to be one of the best party beaches in Greece. If you love parties, clubs, amusements and luxury and transgression, mykonos is the island for you.