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Wanderlust Wednesday: The most breathtaking islands in Greece

Dreaming about sun, sky blue seas and breath-taking views? The isles of Greece have something to offer any genre of traveller and won’t fail to amaze you. A country of remarkable beauty and rich culture, the Greek Islands are resplendent with amazing food and golden sunshine guaranteed to put a pep in your step and instil bucket loads of bliss (and a healthy dose of wanderlust). Here are 6 of the top breathtaking islands Greece has to offer – grab your passport, your bikini and your fav IME Muse and get ready for an adventure. #beinspired

1. Santorini

Home of the best sunsets in the world, Santorini is visited by millions of tourists every summer ready to explore the steep caldera and beautiful white-washed towns of Fira and Oia. It also happens to be one of the most romantic island and frequented by newlyweds, though the island has heaps to offer families and young travellers with plenty of hidden swimming spots and island tours by boat. Obsessed!

Muse match: erato [naughty], melpomene [beautiful]

Santorini

2. Mykonos

Relax under the hot Greek sun by day and dance all night. The sun-drenched island of Mykonos in the Aegean has been considered one of the most elegant island holiday destination in Greece. For years, it’s welcomed jet setters looking to party until sunrise and also those looking for adventure and breath-taking beaches.

Muse Match: thaleia [flirty]

mykonos

3. Paros

Paros is one of the most picturesque of the Greek Isles with its historic old towns of cobblestone narrow streets, whitewashed buildings and vines of the bougainvilleas. You won’t struggle to find a beautiful beach to relax all day, both quiet and remote to more populated where you can windsurf. By nightfall, there is an abundance of restaurants, bars and nightclubs to dance the night away.

Muse Match: kleio [elegant], euterpe [cool]

Greek Island of Paros

4. Corfu

The island of Corfu has something to offer every traveller. From its ethnic cultures to its contrasting landscapes and array of attractions, the island spoils its visitors with the best tasting Greek cuisine and lavish beaches – ever! The town reflects breath-taking Venetian inspired architecture which attracts scores of visitors every year.

Muse Match: terpsichore [expressive]

Corfu

5. Crete

Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands. The island hosts beautiful beaches, scenic mountains which attract outdoor adventure lovers to mountain climbing, horse riding, gorge trekking and more. History buffs will want to explore the archaeological sites and islands such as Knossos Palace which date back to the Minoan civilisation.

Muse Match: ourania [intuitive], kleio [elegant]

Crete

6. Zakynthos

The paradise island. Home of the bluest water and silky sands, you won’t ever want to leave dreamy Zakynthos. Take a sailboat out or go surfing around the wide sandy beaches in the company of sea turtles, or go diving between the rocks and underwater caves. On the sunniest island in the Mediterranean, join in with the happy locals on the island and let yourself be swept away by the rhythms of Zakynthian culture.

Muse Match: polyhymnia [enlightened]

Zakynthos

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