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3 Greek Islands to Visit after the Lockdown

When we talk about summer we always mean on sun, sea, beach, party….. For most people this time of the year is associated with fun as school break starts and offices give their employees a rest.  So who doesn’t like vacations? Summer is the hottest season of the year and everyone enjoys it to the fullest. But things changed for the last year and a half because of corona pandemic. The world was lock down till this summer 2021 when carefully everything reopened. Now travel looks very different depending on where are you from and where are you going. Before the trip everyone needs to check the local restrictions and take  the required safety measures. However, the global situation may still be a far from normal, but as the borders reopen this year it is possible to spend your vacation on a beach. This year for you summer holiday destination let me recommend you the most famous Greek islands. Greece is open for tourists who are either fully vaccinated, have antibodies, or a negative PCR test result for COVID-19.

Santorini Island

First on the list and the most popular island in Greece is Santorini. Visited by millions of tourists every summer it is considered as one of the most romantic destinations in the world. The amazing sunset along with its blue-white architecture impresses everyone.  High-class restaurants, delicious cuisine and exotic design hotels are one of the reasons why Santorini is favorite honeymoon destination for couples. You will get impressed by the Oia village, fascinating landscapes the red and black sand beaches known as Red beach. According to ensure the safety of visitors during this coronavirus pandemic  health protocols are introduced by the Greek authorities and must be followed by tour operators, hoteliers, restaurants and so on. There are plenty of outdoor spaces and activities to do with your family and friends in Santorini so you should not be worried about social distancing.

Mykonos Island

Next favorite destination in Greece is the island Mykonos. Definitely, Mykonos has the craziest and the best nightlife of all islands. In the day, relax under the sun and dance on famous beach parties which take place at Paradise and Super Paradise beaches. In the evenings, the party moves to Mykonos Town where tourist have fun in all-night clubs. Mykonos is top favorite attraction because of its amazing architecture, fine dining restaurants and luxury hotels.  According to coronavirus measures people and visitors on this island are barred from being able to get out of their accommodation from 01:00 am until 06:00 am the following morning and also music and parties are banned in public places. Beside the pandemic this island popularity is getting higher and it is among the most charming Greek islands.

Zakynthos Island

Zakynthos is one of the most exotic Greek islands.  It is the most popular destination for all ages and tastes because of its wonderful beaches with turquoise water and sugar­-fine sand, breathtaking landscapes and the crazy nightlife. The youth enjoys the organized beach parties in the noisy bars. The trade mark of Zakynthos also known as Zante is Navagio (Shipwreck) beach, a gorgeous bay with white sand and clear blue water. This beach is accessible only by boat.  Apart from this beach, there are other amazing beaches you should visit such as Lagans and Vassilikos. As for things to do on this wonderful island, you will never run out of options. Zante tours, water sports and partying will keep you entertained during your holiday here. Due to the pandemic the authorities took measures to protect the lives of all citizens and visitors on this island.

To sum up, according to me all Greek islands have different landscapes and styles to satisfy all visitors tastes and wishes. There are many yacht charters in Greece, which can help you visit all the Greek Islands and explore their beauties. Whichever island you stay on, you will learn something new and unique about Greek culture. There is an island for everyone! This was just a little help, a guide for all those who still doubt about holiday destination. So, do not miss the chance to discover these heavens on earth!

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