Mykonos island news and views
Mykonos sits In the central Cyclades islands and is considered the archetypal Greek island, with sugar cube houses and blue-domed churches bathed in sunlit blue skies. Holiday visitors are joined by cruise ships attracted by the glamorous setting, the hedonistic clubs and some of the most attractive beaches to be found in the Greek islands.
Club ownerson Mykonos are angry at new regulations which now force them to close their premises at 3am and have imposed a 10-day strike to force authorities to change their minds.
Catwalk star Naomi Campbell is the latest celebrity to take a holiday break in the Greek Islands this summer. The 43-year-old supermodel is relaxing in the of Ornos, seeking a spot of relaxation.
Strikes by Greek binmen has left bins and skips overflowing with rubbish and stinking to high heaven. And government cutbacks in annual spraying has seen a sharp rise in mosquitoes.
The picturesque island of Mykonos, one of the larger of the Cyclades Islands, is visited by countless tourists every year. And it's not difficult to see why. It is heralded as being the typical Greek island with sun, sea and sand alongside a beautiful rolling landscape.
The mega-rich celebrity Kardashian family has been touring the Greek Islands on a ten-day holiday spree. Sisters Kim, Kourtney and Khloe along with mother Kris and 20 more family members, as well as a TV camera crew of 50, flew to Mykonos this week.
The mayor of Mykonos and the two deputy mayors are out on bail ranging from €50,000 to €150,000 and others are being questioned by police over alleged large-scale embezzlement of municipal funds and tax evasion.
Hollywood actress Demi Moore has been spotted on the Aegean island of Mykonos. Eye-witnesses were amazed to see has slipped international media attention. Russian business tycoon Roman Abramovic, spent several days on the island of Kefalonia . . .
Holiday hotel owners may be slashing prices in a bid to fill empty beds this year but visitors to popular Greek holiday islands like Mykonos won't find many cheap Greek island holiday deals on offer. While hotel room prices across Greece are up . . .
Gay tourists are giving Greek Island holidays the thumbs down, according to the latest research into the Greek beach holiday tourism market. Greek island holidays on Lesbos and Mykonos beaches have been popular destinations with the gay . . .