Plati Gialos or Platys Yialos as it is known locally is situated on the south coast of the island, around 3km away from Mykonos Town. The resort is ideally suited to families and couples looking for a relaxing break away from the lively night life of Mykonos town. The resort boasts one of the largest beaches on the island which has been awarded a blue flag for its cleanliness. The beach also offers a number of water sports and the shallow water around the coast makes it ideal for children to paddle. The village is quiet during the evenings but has a number of relaxing cocktails bars and a good range of restaurants serving everything from local cuisine to sushi. The resort is also famed for its selection of delicious fish restaurants which offer the fresh catch of the day.