Zakynthos is a greek island in the ioanian sea,It is the third largest of the Ionian Islands.
It covers an area of 158 sq miles and its coastline is roughly 76 miles in length.
In Greek mythology the island was said to be named after Zakynthos, the son of a legendary Arcadian chief Dardanus.
Zakynthos is a popular tourist destination with plenty of bars,cafes and nightlife, with an international airport served by many charter flights from northern Europe.
Don’t Forget to visit the shipwreck in a magnificent small bay on the west coast,a smuggler ship that lost engine power in 1981 and since then has been washed up onshore.
Going there in off-peak times ensures you will have the beach pretty much to your own.