According to Herodotus, the island of Ios was the birthplace of Homer’s mother and the place where he was buried, in the present time, this island is a favorite spot for young people, because on its territory there are many nightclubs and bars, and an atmosphere of fun.
This island has another, more tranquil side, those who want to relax and just relax on the island will be able to enjoy it in full beautiful beaches, interesting rocky landscape and archaeological sites. Ios beauty inspired a lot of artists to write beautiful paintings, a typical example is the Austrian painter Helmut Candy.
Located between the islands of Naxos and Santorini, Ios beautiful island is a popular destination for tourists from around the world. This island is famous for its unique nightlife, stunning beaches and historical sites. This island is the perfect place to relax people of different ages.
On the island you will find a lot of beautiful beaches with incredible, crystal clear water and soft white sand. The most popular beach is the beach of Ios Mylopotas more than 1 km in length, which has all the facilities for water sports, bars and restaurants. Those who like a quiet and secluded beach vacation, like beaches and Kolitsani Valmas.
Capital of the island and a place for all kinds of entertainment is the village of Chora. Its amazing Cycladic architecture, an abundance of bars, clubs and restaurants, as well as traditional island lifestyle makes this village a popular holiday destination. In this typical Cycladic village, which is one of the most beautiful places in Ios, visitors to the island will find quite a few rooms for rent, hotels, gift shops, markets, bars and nightclubs. In order to see the beauty of this village, try to walk around its streets during the day, when most of the tourists having fun on the beaches. Be sure to climb to the highest point, the monastery of Panagia Gkremotissa, which offers an unforgettable view of the island.
To help you organize an unforgettable holiday on the Greek island of Ios, we have prepared a small overview of two popular hotels, which are among the most popular on the island.
Magic boutique hotel Liostasi Ios Hotel & Spa, located on a hillside near the island’s capital available to its guests 27 rooms, with satellite TV, a private balcony, internet access, direct dial telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, hair dryer, safe and a private marble bathroom. The hotel has a fully equipped fitness center, swimming pool and a spa with jacuzzi and massage are also on site are a children’s pool. Guests can enjoy a traditional Greek coffee in the hotel’s cafe and dishes in the restaurant of the country, working on site. This hotel is there for our guests free private parking and free shuttle service.
Situated near the famous beach of Mylopotas luxury hotel Ios Palace Hotel & Spa will provide offers wonderful rooms which have a private balcony and a marble bathroom, which has all the necessary toiletries. Also rooms have television, air conditioning and a minibar. The hotel has a swimming pool, free parking, a sun terrace and a games room. It has a restaurant, bar and excellent spa facilities on site which has 3 pools, massage rooms, sauna and beauty salon.
More about the Greek islands can be found in the article “Beautiful island of Sifnos.”