THE OIA VILLAGE OF SANTORINI – THE VILLAGE IN THE GREEK SKY

THE OIA VILLAGE OF SANTORINI – THE VILLAGE IN THE GREEK SKY                 Today I’m continuing my short series of blog posts on the villages on the island of Santorini in Greece. Today we’re going to take a look at one of the villages most enjoyed by tourists – Oia. The inhabitants themselves sometimes call…

GET YOUR VACATION VEGGIES IN THESE AMAZING SANTORINI VEGETARIAN FOOD PLACES

GET YOUR VACATION VEGGIES IN THESE AMAZING SANTORINI VEGETARIAN FOOD PLACES             Whether you’re looking for a light vacation meal after a day at the beach, exploring the Greek vegetarian food world or looking for a place to relax after your Santorini photo session these restaurants will not disappoint. Here’s my top 3 of the…

MAGNIFICENT TOWN OF FIRA – THE CAPITAL OF SANTORINI

MAGNIFICENT town OF FIRA – THE CAPITAL OF SANTORINI Fira is, of course, the gem of the island of Santorini. If the time of your stay here on the island is limited for some reason, you can just visit it and really take in the various opportunities and sights it has to offer. It lies on…

SOME BEHIND THE SCENES OF MY PHOTO SHOOTS

SOME BEHIND THE SCENES OF MY PHOTO SHOOTS Today I thought I should share some of the information of what to expect when you sign up for a photo shoot and share some of the behind the scenes and give some advice of what to bring with you etc. Be prepared that your photo session…

EAT LIKE A SANTORINI LOCAL – SPOTS THE LOCALS ENJOY

EAT LIKE A SANTORINI LOCAL – SPOTS THE LOCALS ENJOY Let me share some insider tips on where to find some of the eating places where locals enjoy hanging out from time to time. If you want to be a part of the Santorini locals club, go ahead and check them out!   Corner in…

The Unique face of Ammoudi village/bay in Santorini

The Unique face of Ammoudi village/ bay in Santorini             I’m getting close to the end of my blog post series on the various different villages on the island of Santorini, if you’ve missed them, just take a look back – I give short info on the unique characteristics of each of these places you…

WHAT DO I REGRET NOT DOING IN GREECE

WHAT DO I REGRET NOT DOING IN GREECE             We’ve all been there – coming back from a trip to realise that you have missed out on some great opportunities when you where there. You open up Facebook and suddenly discover that there was this great hiking tour on your destination that your friends have…

PROS AND CONS OF RENTING SUNSET CRUISE IN SANTORINI

PROS AND CONS OF RENTING SUNSET CRUISE IN SANTORINI             Sunsets are a big deal on the small and romantic Greek island of Santorini. It is so much so that people here have figured out various ways how to enjoy this spectacle of nature in various ways. One of them is a sunset cruise.            …

Different Santorini – Volthonas village

Different Santorini – Volthonas village Today on my blog post series of the various villages of Santorini it’s time to look at a small rock village 6km away from Fira – the Volthonas village. It has been called one of the places with the most different architecture on the island – many villages in Santorini…

Karterados – the village with beautiful cave homes

Karterados – the village with beautiful cave homes             Next stop on my Santorini village series is the colorful village of Karterados which is about 15 min walking distance from the capital of the island – Fira.             This village is quite old and definitely has its own face – the oldest homes are carved…

SOME FAMOUS FILMS THAT SHOW OFF THE BEAUTY OF THE ISLAND

YOU MIGHT HAVE ALREADY GOT A SNEEK PEEK AT SANTORINI – SOME FAMOUS FILMS THAT SHOW OFF THE BEAUTY OF THE ISLAND             Have I already told you that Santorini is a fantastic place? Many film directors seem to think the same – that is why this small Greek island has already shown off some…

The Small Gem of Santorini – Akrotiri village

The Small Gem of Santorini – Akrotiri village Today I’m continuing my mini blog post series on the various villages that can be found on the small Greek island of Santorini. If you thought that all the exciting stuff has been covered, think again! Let’s take a look at one of the oldest settlements on…

Mesa Gonia – echoes of an ancient wine capital

Mesa Gonia – echoes of an ancient wine capital              Time to share the next small village on the Greek island of Santorini (if you’ve missed it, I’m planning to write a blog post on each of the villages of the island for you to get a sense of what to expect). Today let’s take…