Feb. 28, 2014
-- As winter begins to slowly fade, spring awakens, bringing with it the first warm rays of the sun, and the rejuvenation and flowers and trees in blossom. The island of Mykonos, for those in the know, comes into its own at this time of year.
The Greek islands in the springtime are acknowledged the world over for their beauty. Heralding the arrival of summer just around the corner, spring is a time of rejuvenation, when the trees and flowers blossom and the first rays of sun warm the earth after the colder winter months.
The cosmopolitan island of Mykonos in the Cyclades, Greece, is no exception. Beautiful at any time of the year, in the spring however, the island comes alive with tiny colourful flowers that carpet its soft undulating hills. The warmer weather also brings with it the first trickle of visitors who prefer the tranquillity offered at this time of year; indeed, some of the first arrivals to the island include Hollywood celebrities and members of the international jet set who prefer to visit Mykonos during this period due to the privacy it offers.
So with Mykonos literally to oneself, visitors enjoy a near on exclusive island experience without the summer period crowds. Mykonos town (http://www.poseidonhotel-mykonos.com/
) and its meandering alleyways, always full of charm, is a perfect maze of shopping, dining and entertainment;
visitors can stroll around in ease, shopping in any one of its boutiques, eating or stopping for a drink in any one of its iconic little bars such as the Alley Bar. Mykonos’ beaches are also phenomenal at this time of year, and are sure to bowl visitors over with their unparalleled beauty. Excursions to Delos Island, the island of Apollo the god of the Sun or yacht excursions also beckon. With Mykonos yachts, the beauty of the Aegean Sea with its crystal clear waters, provide an enchanting adventure for those who love the open seas.
So if enjoying the wonders of Mykonos Island without the crowds and basking in the warm spring sunshine sounds like absolute bliss, the only question which remains unanswered is where to stay. One of the best options for hotels in Mykonos town is undoubtedly the Poseidon Mykonos Hotel and Suites (http://www.poseidonhotel-mykonos.com/town-accommodation.php
). With charming Mykonos Town on one’s doorstep and the wonders of the island only a short drive away, the Poseidon provides the ideal base for a Greek island spring holiday. An assault on the senses from dawn through to dusk, the Poseidon is an affordable choice for visitors seeking the very best that this cosmopolitan island has to offer; never more so in the beautiful months of spring.