Paraportiani Orthodox Church
Panagia Paraportiani Church sits in the neighborhood of Kastro, in the town of Chora, on Mykonos Greek. The name means “Our Lady of the Side Gate” in Greek because the entrance was found in the side gate to the Kastro area, right by the sea. It’s not only one of the most picturesque churches in Greece, but throughout the world. The most prominent and eye-catching part of this church consists of five small churches built, one on top or next to the other. Explore through this spiritual place to enjoy a peaceful journey and snap some of the most unequaled pictures you’ve ever taken.
The museum, founded in 1902, is the home to relics discovered in Rhenia in 1898. The most famous artifact you’ll find is a vase with an image of the Trojan horse dating back to the 7th century BC. The archaeological museum showcases numerous vases, ranging from the prehistoric to the late Hellenistic period, grave sculptures, and stelae and funerary urns from Rheneia in more than six exhibition rooms a courtyard. The entrance welcomes tourists by Hercules and Aphrodite statues, followed by pottery, weapons, and jewelry.
The Venetians constructed the first Mykonos windmills in the 16th century. Mykonos formerly was considered a substantial trade area, and its windy weather was perfect for utilizing the windmills. After some centuries, the grain production was no longer profitable; hence, windmills stopped mills grain. Don’t ever miss out on the tranquility and peacefulness of the windmills.
Ornos Beach, situated in front of a tiny fishing village and 3.5 kilometers south of town, is the closest beach to the capital. It houses many restaurants, cafes, taverns, resorts, fine sand, sunbeds, and umbrellas, making this spot a popular attraction for families worldwide. Don’t hesitate to give it a try to the diving, sea-skiing, and windsurfing. No matter if you don’t know how the beach offers some breathtaking training for the novice. It’s a blend of adventure and tranquility.
Located on the north of Mykonos, Ftelia Beach is renowned for the Meltemi winds. It’s a paradise for windsurfing lovers attracting many tourists from around the world. Go up the stairs of the bar giving you a stunning landscape of the beach. Undoubtedly, you’ll experience some of the spectacular sunsets.
As one of the picturesque spots in Mykonos and an area that lines the waterfront with rows of 18th-century fishing houses, Little Venice boasts picturesque and beautiful old houses situated on the edge of the sea whose balconies overlooking the sea. Don’t miss out on watching its stunning sunsets. The mixture of its whitewashed mansions with the azure crystalline water of the Aegean Sea is exceptionally breathtaking. Being constructed right on the water, you will earn a similar experience in Venice; that’s why it is named ‘little Venice.’
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