The Venetians called this southernmost Ionian island Fiore di Levante, the Flower of the East.Set sail for fabulous beaches. From your seat on the caique that does the circuit of Zakynthos, you’ll see a cavalcade of beaches, each one more magical than the last. Shipwreck Beach, Laganas, Gerakas, Vasilikos, Marathonisi, the Blue Caves, all rank among the most splendid in Greece.