milos island greece

milos island greece


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There is a beautiful tourist destination called milos island greece, which has come to prominence in the past decade as being one of he most desirable tourist destination in Europe.  This place, the milos island greece is actually nothing but a shoe shaped volcanic island; it is also supposedly the oldest city of Cyclades, Phylakope. The milos island greece is renowned as the place where the famous statue Venus de Milos was discovered in 1820. The statue is not exhibited in the Louvre's Museum in Paris, while you can still see a beautiful replica in the Milos Archeological Museum.

There is another point of historical attraction available in the milos island greece, and that is the Christian catacombs (constructed somewhere in the 3 rd century AD) which are one of the few ancient Christian relics available in the world. 

The milos island greece is a fantastic tourist spot with no less than twenty-one beaches which are both accessible by land and here are some 15 more which are accessible by sea. Those which are accessible by land, and a great attraction to tourists all over the word are, Ag Ioannis, Ag Kiriaki, Ag Konstantinos, Agathia, Alogomantra, Axiyadolimni, Emporios, Firiplaka, Gerontas, Madrakia, Paloxori, Plathiena, Papikonos, Provatsa, Psaravolada, Sarakiniko, Sikia, Thiorixia, Triades, Tsigrado, and Voudia.

Plaka is the capital of the milos island greece. This town is a quietly beautiful city built at the foothills, which makes the view phenomenal from anywhere in the city. The houses and the general architecture of the place is typically Cycladic. One of the most renowned attractions here besides the phenomenal scenery, is the church of Our Lady (Korfiotissa) which has a very old legend from the World War I.

The best time to visit milos island greece is September, immediately after the on-season when the breeze and rush in the city is less. Of course, if you choose to visit during the peak time you will be amazed with the myriad of entertainment varieties you will be offered. You need to ensure that you have made reservations well in advance as it is customary during the peak season for the hotels to run totally full. Of course, you can still get private accommodation which is not only reasonable on milos island greece, but also highly comfortable. However, you may not get the best locations as these would be already taken by the "early birds". For those interested, milos island greece also offers camping sites.

In and around the milos island greece are a number of villages which specialize in tourist accommodation.  You will find here a great variety of rooms, studios, condos and villas each offering the best there is. Most of these have daily maid services; kitchen attached, and air conditioned rooms. Depending upon your budget and taste, you can get good value for money with accommodation in the villages of milos island Greece. You need to do a bit of research and you need to have patience to look up what this beautiful milos island Greece offers you before you can make up your mind on the best deal available.

 

 



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