The castle of Akrotiri village-The tower of La Ponda

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

Churches of Santorini- Top 7!

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!

Greek words and expressions to learn before you visit Greece

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

The story behind the evil eye in Greece

In Greece, while gazing at tourist shops you will certainly notice many amulets and pieces of jewelry on sale portraying a blue eye. You will also see almost all the Greek people wearing many types of jewelry with a blue eye on it including rings, necklaces, bracelets, and other accessories. But have you ever wondered what these blue eyes symbolize? The concept of the evil … Continue reading The story behind the evil eye in Greece

6 must-see museums of Santorini

6 must-see museums of Santorini

If you are visiting Santorini you should not miss visiting some of its unique museums! Geological past, ancient Greek history, traditions of the past decades, local’s lifestyle and cultural heritage mingle together enlightening some very interesting aspects to the way of living of the islanders thought the ages. Here are some of our favorite museums; Museum of Prehistoric Thera Α precise definition of the Museum … Continue reading 6 must-see museums of Santorini