Greece: Kensho Boutique Hotel & Suites, Mykonos

Tucked into a hillside away from the island’s jetset crowds, this newly-built haven is the perfect spot for a serene, sophisticated and sunshine-filled break. Bryony Coleman checks in

Eight unexpected Greek islands

With only a fraction of its 6,000 isles known to travellers, Greece is still one of the most under-explored places in Europe. Encountering a different side to the country, Katie Gatens discovers mythological graffiti, holistic healing and the ancient remains of wild dwarf elephants

The world’s best villas

An abode in Death Valley, a converted kiln and a palatial property costing £18,000 a night... Issy D’Arcy Clark scours the globe for one-off wonders

Greece’s best boutique beds

With crystal clear waters and aquamarine skies, it’s hard to beat Greece for summer sunshine. Sarah Jackson, travel expert at boutique hotel specialist Mr & Mrs Smith, picks her favourite island escapes

Mykonos: Santa Marina Resort and Villas

Angelina Villa-Clarke travels to Mykonos and finds contemporary Greek design, inspiring cuisine and discreet service at Santa Marina resort

Mykonos: six of the best beaches

The beaches of Mykonos all come with their own individual personalities, from the secluded to the vivacious, says Tamsin Wressell