Naxos is the largest Cyclades island and is family-friendly, with long sandy beaches and traditional villages.

If you want to party, the nightlife is lively in Chora, the capital of Naxos.

Since ancient times, Naxos has been famous for its marble quarries. The marble was used in ancient times and is still used today. It is highly priced due to its durable nature.

Naxos is also famous for food and drink.

Their cheese-making skills are second to none, so try the island’s signature cheese, Arseniko. It is a spicy cheese made using sheep or goat’s milk with the addition of whey.

When it comes to drinks, give the citron liqueur a try. It has been produced on the island since 1896 and is served neat and used in cocktails.

Looking to hit the water? You may like this catamaran cruise, which includes snorkelling, lunch and drinks.