Santorini is widely known mostly for the enchanting town of Oia, the astounding views of the caldera and the volcano, the captivating beaches, and the diffuse idyllic atmosphere. Well, now it’s time to learn that Santorini is much more than that. Besides the remarkable historical tradition, the exquisite varieties of wines, the delicious local agricultural products, and the generous hospitality of the locals, Santorini is … Continue reading 5 reasons to stay at Finikia village in Santorini
The unique unearthly beauty of Santorini continues to bedazzle visitors, who keep voting it as a lifetime must-see destination. This volcanic jewel surely has some peculiar beaches that do not fall in the white-sand-emerald-waters category, though. The shades of black, grey, and red prevail, giving the crystal clear waters a magical. Let’s see the top ten beaches in Santorini! Ammoudi Amoudi beach can be accessed … Continue reading Top 10 Beaches in Santorini
The geological history of Santorini is not just a story of men. It is the history of a land that emerged from the depths of the sea constantly evolving and shaped along with its people’s lives, since then. How the geological history of Santorini started? The geological history of Santorini begins million years ago since the Aegean Sea was just a land known as ‘Aigiida’. … Continue reading The amazing geological history of Santorini
When it comes to Greek islands, Santorini is a must-see. Santorini has stunning villages with majestic views, remarkable local products, impressive history, and beautiful Cycladic architecture. Add the warm and welcoming people to all the above and you will get the perfect getaway destination for couples, friends, solo travelers, and families. This 3-day Santorini guide has been planned to show you the best of the … Continue reading 3 days guide at Santorini! Enjoy every single moment!
Santorini island has a special place in travelers’ hearts for its mystical natural beauty and endless majestic views. There are unlimited interesting things to do while in Santorini. Today we will add one more secret to this to-do island list. And to begin with, we will start a journey at the timeless history of Santorini and explore its cultural activities. Where to? To the Venetian … Continue reading The castle of Akrotiri village-The tower of La Ponda
Yes, we know…. Vacation is the right time to spoil yourself, to unwind, to rejuvenate, to see new places, try new things, etc. While we have a million times hear that the main reason someone is coming to Santorini is definitely to see in person its majestic beauty that awes thousands of visitors every year, it is something else you must know for this island. … Continue reading Fast food in Santorini- Top 3!
Did you know that Santorini has more than 450 churches of all shapes and sizes? While Santorini is a quite small island, it is densely packed with churches, chapels, and monasteries that can be found across the island’s villages. The iconic blue domes of Santorini are pretty much in every postcard you will purchase and even the protagonists of almost every touristic Greek campaign. Each … Continue reading Churches of Santorini- Top 7!
Did you know that the main port of Santorini used to be in Fira? The Old Port of Fira, also known as Fira Skala, is located 220 meters below the town and it used to be the main commercial port of the island until a few decades ago. The small port, which is at the foot of the caldera cliffs, nowadays is mainly active during … Continue reading Santorini Cable Car
One step closer to your trip to Greece? So here you are, one step far from crossing away Greece from your bucket list! Your journey is about to begin, and you keep thinking of all rumors that speak of Greek hospitality and long-lasting friendships that get built during someone’s trip to the country where democracy was born, where the most famous philosophers lived and created … Continue reading Greek words and expressions to learn before you visit Greece
Opinions differ with regards to this activity! Some love the experience and others don’t fancy the idea! We would say that the volcano is a must-visit attraction while in Santorini. So if you have the time, there are plenty of tours to choose from at different times of the day. Many local tour operators offer excursions exclusively to the volcano and hot springs whereas it … Continue reading Volcano Hot Springs, Best Info and Tips
Fira is the charming capital of Santorini. It is located on the western cliffs of the island, right across the volcano and the volcanic island of Palea and Nea Kameni. Due to its central location, Fira is the biggest shopping and cultural center. It features numerous retail therapy options and remarkable museums where you can step back in time and learn about Santorini’s significant history. … Continue reading Explore Fira, the capital city of Santorini
If you have been to Santorini already, you probably had one delicious meal after the other. Except for the picture-perfect views, romantic sunsets, and luxury hotels that make Santorini a famous honeymoon spot, much of the island’s magic happens in the kitchen of casual tavernas and upscale restaurants. Santorini is a top culinary destination with delicious yet healthy Mediterranean cuisine. The island impresses with fertile volcanic … Continue reading Local food to try while in Santorini
On the northern side of Santorini, on a perpendicular slope of the caldera, Oia is a Cycladic village with the most unparalleled beauty! The cosmopolitan aesthetic, the well-dressed visitors, and the astonishing views on the background represent the uniqueness of Oia village (attention! I-a and not O-i-a). This easily explored town is a perfect destination for a romantic getaway but also for an unforgettable family … Continue reading Explore the town of Oia – a full guide