Greece is famous all over the world for its beautiful sandy beaches with crystal clear water. Beaches here are very safe without waves and currents and are popular. Its been ranked by the Blue Flag Program for best quality beaches and coasts. Few islands with best beaches are Crete, Mykonos, Naxos, Milos, Paros, Ios, Lefkada, Zakynthos and Rhodes. There are many spectacular beaches and sandy coves to be found across the region with milky white volcanic rocks as soft as chalk, sculpted into intriguing shapes by the wind and waves.