Luxury in Sifnos: Gem of Greece, artistic pottery, idyllic beaches
The beautiful island is renowned throughout Greece as having the finest chefs and the many restaurants serving mouth-watering food bear testimony to this. Night-life is vibrant in most of the villages and you can enjoy a night out at one of the bars or clubs. There are more than 300 churches in Sifnos, with their distinctive traditional blue dome roofs. If food and culture interest you, make sure to join a feast, hosted by a church, where food and traditional live music abound. Ask the locals if there is a feast during your stay and they will heartily welcome you. If you feel like exploring the magical landscape of this island on foot, grab a water bottle and a hat, and set out on the unique network of mostly paved paths that connect the villages of Sifnos. The paths lead to small beaches and beautiful bays, remote churches and archaeological sites with medieval remains and ancient towers.
Sifnos is famous for its exquisite pottery, found in almost every village. Many studios still exist, thereby ensuring this centuries-old tradition is kept alive. One of the largest of the Cyclades islands of Greece, Sifnos has many beautiful towns, with romantic luxury rental villas, dotted around its 70 km coastline. Green, fertile valleys, snowy-white houses, archaeological museums, numerous small churches and many idyllic sandy beaches make Sifnos a real gem. Sifnos is an ideal hide-away for honeymooners, families with children and romantic couples. The island is easily reached by a daily ferry or a high-speed catamaran, which departs from Pireaus, Athens. The journey takes just over three hours, giving you time to enjoy the inspiring sights on the way there. The beautiful seaside villas for rent on the island, will just give your holiday that perfect touch of class which is in a category of its own.