It is summer season and we have currently begun our refreshing dips in the clear waters in Greece. As we are relaxing by the water we can not aid but wonder exactly where to go for our summer season vacations. A brilliant notion would be to book at an island that has been voted to have one particular of the very best beaches in the nation and fortunately for us there are a lot of.

Myrtos Beach, Kefalonia

The Myrtos Beach is the trademark of Kefalonia. It is positioned in the northern aspect of the island exactly where the landscape is heavenly. A single of its primary qualities is that the water gets seriously deep just two actions from the seashore that is why the colour of the water is so impressive. The turquoise waters will make your swimming encounter unforgettable and if you keep there till sunset, you will not be disappointed by the mesmerizing colors.

Elafonisi, Crete

The island is a nature lover’s paradise but there have to be anything about the mainland beach itself that draws so a lot of guests every single year. The Pink Sand – The sand on Elafonisi is composed of the remains of tiny pink shells that line the sea floor. When Elafonisi is pink, it is extremely pink, particularly about the lagoon and along the sandbar to the island. But be warned as not absolutely everyone finds the beach pink when they arrive. It all depends on the wind, the motion of tides, the season and the microbes. In any case the sand is as soft as powder and its warm, shallow waters make this beach perfect for absolutely everyone, particularly households with youngsters. To the left of the sandbar, away from the households and crowds you will discover all the windsurfers heaven. The prevailing winds blow fairly steadily creating this a fantastic beach for windsurfing.

Stafylos Beach, Skopelos

On the south side of the island there are the most beaches on Skopelos that are protected by the winds. The initial beach an individual meets when exiting the town of Skopelos, at a distance of four km, is Stafylos, taking its name from King Stafylos. It is one particular of the most effectively-recognized and visited beaches of the island, renowned for the gorgeous pine bay, with a sandy beach and clear blue green waters. The beach at Stafylos is organized, with a beach bar, a lifeguard, sunbeds and umbrellas. Capture the scenery though you are there and indulge in its beauty!

Mylopotas Beach, Ios

Mylopotas beach is the most visited beach in Ios, positioned close to the primary town of the island. It is a extended white beach with sunbeds but also with some substantial and unexploited places to lay your towel on for cost-free. Mylopotas can provide a range of activities, such as water sports. Have a blast though riding on various floating devices behind a speedboat on which you are guarantied to fall of a lot more than when. You can also go snorkeling and discover the underwater globe of the Mediterranean Sea. As if that is not adequate, you will also discover a lot of restaurants and drinking hubs along the beach.

Faraga Beach, Paros

The beach of Faragas is positioned on the south side of Paros protected by the summer season Meltemi winds. Its crystal clear waters, the organic scenery with the vegetation that reaches the sea and the tiny picturesque coves with the golden sand build a view of the Aegean Sea that is unforgettable to the visitor.  A hidden paradise for these who appreciate luxury, simplicity and excellent meals as there is an astounding restaurant by the beach that serves genuine Greek bites.

Plaka Beach, Naxos

Plaka Beach is one particular of the most gorgeous beaches of the island. It is a calm and endless sandy beach with, in some components, significant flat stones and astounding azure crystal clear waters. In the starting of the beach one particular can discover sun beds and umbrellas but most of it keeps its unspoiled organic beauty, devoid of any tourist facility to disfigure it. A couple of hotels, restaurants and cafes can be discovered behind the sandy dunes. Perfect for households, couples and groups of good friends, Plaka beach will not disappoint.

Koukounaries, Skiathos

This is the most renowned beach of Skiathos and for excellent purpose. It is effectively recognized for its exceptionally fine white sand and its fragrant pine trees forest from which the area took its name. It is regarded as the most unspoiled organic beach of the Mediterranean. The beach as effectively as the biotope that can be discovered in the pine forest boarding the beach exactly where various species of plants and birds are protected and the location has been created for ecotourism, financed by the Municipality and the European Union. The gorgeous crystal-clear deep blue waters are a genuine pleasure. The beach is effectively organized it gives a lot of water sports, chairs, umbrellas, and beach bars. The area about the beach is also effectively organized, as it is complete of restaurants, taverns and hotel units.

St. Paul’s Bay, Rhodes

St Pauls Bay is a picturesque bay just south of Lindos on the southeast coast of Rhodes. It is claimed that St Paul landed right here in the year 51 AD to preach Christianity to the Rhodians. The tiny church constructed on the hillside is a extremely common wedding place, most probably simply because of the gorgeous views of the bay and Lindos Acropolis. As for the beaches in St Pauls Bay, there are two beaches in the bay one particular substantial beach in the southern finish that is manmade with golden sand and one particular smaller sized beach at the northern finish of the bay that is a mix of sand and gravel. The beaches are pretty un-crowded, relaxed and the bay is perfect for snorkeling and diving.

Sarakiniko, Milos

This beach is one particular of the most gorgeous beaches of Milos and certainly the most distinct one particular due to its distinct landscape creating it the most photographed spot of the island. The extremely impressive and certainly unforgettable landscape consists of extended horizontal rocks bent more than the sea. These rocks have been eroded by time and salt water, and have tiny and massive hollows all more than them. The whole landscape formed by the volcanic rocks does not show any indicators of vegetation and it is appropriate white which tends to make an fascinating contrast with the blue and turquoise of the surrounding waters. This astounding scenery provides one particular the impression of standing on the surface of the moon.

Apella, Karpathos

With out a doubt, one particular of the most gorgeous beaches in the Aegean Sea that has been ranked more than and more than once again amongst the best 10 beaches in Greece. Despite its recognition, the beach is not packed and overcrowded creating it even a lot more serene and idyllic. Mountains, massive rocks and dense vegetation surround the glorious beach of Apella. On the beach, there are quite a few pine and tamarisk trees that provide their undeniably useful shade. The clean and clear waters are of emerald and turquoise colors and as the beach is protected from the winds snorkeling and diving are a have to as there is a lively marine life to discover! Devote your day at this organized beach and you will be amazed!

Maria Nikolakaki is Managing Companion at Beyond Spaces Villas.

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