Last Updated: 14th Nov 2013

<p>Ios, in the Cycladic group of islands in the Aegean Sea of <a href="/contikipedia/articles/greece">Greece</a>, is filled with beautiful whitewashed houses and great beaches but the island is synonymous with one thing and one thing only: P-A-R-T-Y-I-N-G!</p> <p>While Ios&#8217; nearby neighbor of <a href="/contikipedia/articles/mykonos">Mykonos</a> offers some of the best nightlife not only in Greece, but all of Europe, these are always huge variety of people seeking various activities. Most people who visit Ios in contrast are there to drink, party, and celebrate life by dancing the night away.</p> <p>Even if you&#8217;re not into big nights out, the great vibe and buzz created by the &#8216;every night is Saturday night&#8217; party attitude of Ios&#8217; revelers is an addictive buzz.</p> <p>Most visitors to the island end up partying the night away, sleeping in or relaxing the afternoon away with their backsides either poolside or on one of the islands fantastic beaches. A great way to get out and see more of the island is on a Ios Caique Cruise around the island while you can also chil out in the tiny village of Chora that sits on the hill above the main port and town of Hora.</p>