The magnificent sunset of Agios Ioannis beach in Lefkada
Every day the merciless time remind us that our life is just a full circle. For example, the sun shows us its own circle daily from dawn to dusk. However, all of us live in a daily routine full of problems ignoring those stunning daily performances of nature. Performances which in some places on earth their background colours are incredible! Without doubt, the time when the sun rises or sets is always a must see performance. And believe it or not, some of the best sunset performances in Greece are on Agios Ioannis beach in Lefkada. The romantic colours of the dusking sky in Agios Ioannis bay while the sun starts diving in the Ionian sea are those you see only in renown romantic paintings. Definitely, it’s a must see attraction for every visitor of the island.
Surprisingly, this god has blessed beach with those picturesque sunsets ends to a big rock surrounded by trees and flowers. There, it was in the beginning of 14th century when the knights of Anjou of France built-in a chapel in the name of Saint John of Anjou or Agios Ioannis later for Greeks.
Nowadays this romantic chapel has become popular as an international wedding destination for couples from all around the world. After all, the sea view and the whole beach in the sunset colours create a magic and unique moment for every just married couple.