Mykonos is a legend, in more ways than one. The transformation of a dry, knotty, granitic island of dour sail ors and fisherfolk into the plush Mykonos of today is the stuff of legend. Nobody could have foreseen it a century ago, or predicted that this waterless and windswept is land, well-known for its harshness since Antiquity, would become a home to almost 10,000 people, with twice as many guests in addition during the summer, served by two harbours and an airport that never seem to know a momentβ€™s pause in the season. Then there are the other legends: the nightlife, the gay life, the beaches, the inter national cuisine, and the fashion parades of Europeβ€™s jet set. It must be said that the frenzy of the 70s and 80s is largely over, and Mykonos... READ MORE
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