Destination Showdown: Greece vs. Spain

Filed Under: Greece, Restaurants, Spain
   
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Mykonos and Ibiza battle for the title of Best European Island Destination.

Round 1: Where to Eat Round 1: Where to Eat
Interni Restaurant
Matoyiannia, Mykonos, Greece
Interni Restaurant is the perfect place for classic Greek cuisine, such as lamb kebabs and gyros.
Mar a Vila Restaurant
Avinguda D’lgnasi Wallis, 16, Ibiza Town, Spain
Don’t leave Spain without sampling some tapas. Visit Mar A Vila for some of the best tapas in all of Ibiza.  
Hippie Fish Restaurant
Ai Yanni Beach, 846000 Box 56 Myknoos, Greece
In the mood for seafood? Located right off the beach, Hippie Fish serves up some of the best Greek octopus in the Mediterranean.
La Oliva Restaurant
Carrer de la Santa Creu, 2-4-6, Ibiza, Spain
Bring that special someone to La Oliva while visiting Ibiza. This seaside restaurant not only offers some of the best food on the island, but a romantic atmosphere, to boot.
   
Round 2: Where to Sleep Round 2: Where to Sleep
Mykonos Blu Hotel
Psarou, GR 84600 Mykonos, Greece
Looking for 5-star luxury? The Mykonos Blu Hotel is the place to go, with a gorgeous waterfront location and infinity pools in the master suites.
Ibiza Gran Hotel
Passeig de Joan Carles I, 17 Ibiza, Spain
If you want to vacation like a celebrity, the Ibiza Gran Hotel is the place to go. With wall-to-wall luxury, this hotel will make you feel like Spanish royalty.
Apanema Resort
Agios Ioannis, 84600, Mykonos Greece
Not looking to break the bank in Mykonos? The Apanema Resort offers 4-star amenities without the hefty price tags.
Hotel Ebeso
Carrer de Ramon Muntaner, 44, Ibiza, Spain
Staying under budget in Ibiza is tough, but the Hotel Ebeso offers great amenities for friendly prices.
   
Round 3: What to Do Round 3: What to Do
Kite Mykonos
Korfos 84600, Mykonos, Greece
Looking for some Greek thrills? Check out Kite Mykonos, and learn to kite surf in the Mediterranean Sea.
CN Tower EdgeWalk
301 Front St West, Toronto, ON, Canada
Get your adrenaline pumping at CN Tower’s EdgeWalk, where you can walk around the roof of North America’s tallest freestanding structure ... outside.
Super Paradise Beach Club
Super Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece
Super Paradise Beach Club is the perfect place to lay out, catch some rays and truly experience the beaches of the Greek Islands.
Bora Bora Beach Club
942 San Jordi de ses Salines, 07817 Ibiza, Spain
Located on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Bora Bora Beach Club is the place to relax seaside. Remember though, this is Ibiza -- bathing suits are optional.
Paradise Club
Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece
When the sun sets, there’s no better place to party than at Paradise Club.
Ushuaia Club
Carrer d’Elvissa 10, Sant Josep de sa Talaia, Ibiza, Spain
Ibiza is often called the club capital of the world, and Ushuaia -- one of the largest clubs in the world -- does not disappoint.
  Casa Adventura Jeep Safari
07800 Figuretes, Ibiza, Spain
To explore the natural beauty of Ibiza, go on a Jeep Safari with Casa Adventura.
   



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