The Cyclades are an island group in the Aegan sea, southeast of mainland Greece. There are 250 islands in the group, but only 24 are populated. The main islands are Mykonos, Santorini, Paros and Pyros.
The most famous island group in the Aegean Sea comprises some of the most beautiful islands in the world! Gorgeous sandy beaches, architecture in white and blue, traditional lifestyle, folk music, warm, hospitable people and barren landscapes with isolated chapels turn a trip to the Cyclades into a lifetime experience.
The name “Cyclades” refers to the islands forming a circle (the name in English means: “circular islands”) around the sacred island of Delos. According to the Greek mythology, Poseidon, God of the sea, furious at the Cyclades nymphs turned them into islands.
Millions of Greek and foreign visitors come to the Cyclades every year to enjoy the dazzling light and the crystal blue waters, in the quest of the paradise on earth.
So if your looking fot a great vacation spot, with mind blowing views and bright blue beaches, you only have to choose one if these islands.