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Petros The Pelican: The Mascot Of Mykonos

December 12, 2016
Petros the Pelican, the famous mascot of Mykonos, where Semeli Best Hotel is located.

Never before has a bird been in the limelight for the last 60 years… and this bird, without any further ado is Petros the Pelican, one of the animate attractions of Mykonos! According to the legend, it was 1954 when a fisherman found a wounded pelican and nursed him back to health and ever since, the pelican remained on the island supported by locals.

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