Kea is a picturesque little island which belongs to the Cyclades island group in the Aegean Sea. Life on the island is rather slow-paced, so if are looking for a place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Kea is the place to go. The island is very small with a maximum length of 20 km and a maximum width of 10 km, but that does not mean that the island does not have anything to offer. Kea is known for its stunning natural beauty, its exceptionally beauiful beaches, fruitful plains, enchanting little villages and plenty of ancient ruins. Choose one of the comfortable holiday homes Kea can offer and be sure to spend some unforgettable holidays.
Kea Island- small but very interesting and exciting
As mentioned before, Kea is known for its beautiful beaches. If you are after spending a lot of time on the beach, opt for one of the holiday rental Island Kea can offer close to peaceful and quiet little beaches like Xyla, Otzias, Gialiskari, Melissaki or Liparos. The liveliest nightlife you will find in the towns of Voukari and Korissia, so if you are looking for a bit of entertainment, then choose one of the holiday homes Kea Island can offer in these towns. In Korissia, you can also see the remains of some ancient temples. Some other highlights of the island include the Liontas, a big rock sculpture in the form of a lion, and the wonderful Monastery of Panagia Kastriani standing atop a hill. The capital city of the island is Ioulis. It is built on the higher grounds above the port town of Korissia and is definitely well worth a visit, too! Kea is perfect for those who would like to experience genuine Greek culture, so maybe stay here in one of the wonderful holiday homes Kea can offer when some of the festivals are held like the Traditional Music Festival of Kea, Carnival or the Folktale Festival. One thing is guaranteed though- come here any time of the year and you will be able to relax beautifully and forget the worries of everyday life.
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