Big Blue Weddings - Weddings in Ikaria
Ikaria got its name from the Greek myth of Icarus who, legend has it, plunged into the sea close to the island when his wax and feather wings melted.
For centuries it was known as a health destination because of natural hot springs on the island.
More recently it has been identified as one of a small number of so-called "blue zones" by the author Dan Buettner and National Geographic, where residents enjoy great longevity.
Ikaria is an amazing place for waddings holidays. Ikaria is an island blessed with some of the best beaches in the Aegean.
They range from long sandy stretches with seasonal tourist attractions to deserted pebble coves.
Visitors can expect peaceful landscapes and spectacular shores with a rugged mountain backdrop.
The fabulous beaches with the golden sand and crystal waters provide the best place to enjoy a day in the sun.
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver enjoyed a taste of the Greek island of Ikaria recently to learn more about the local cuisine.
Ikaria is famous for the longevity of its inhabitants which many put down to a healthy lifestyle and the island diet of fresh vegetables.
Jamie appeared to enjoy his visit to Ikaria and the taste of traditional Ikarian dishes. He posted messages to fans and followers on social media about his love for Greek food.