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Oia, the most famous village of Santorini, in winter
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Santorini in winter: Visiting Oia

Santorini in winter is a growing topic. Since I live here also in the low(est) season, people very often ask how it is to live on this magic island when there are no tourists. Everyone thinks that there are no things to do, everything…

22/01/2020
Greek Christmas Kourabiedes
Greece Santorini

Christmas vegan kourabiedes

My favorite Greek biscuits are kourabiedes and they are traditionally baked for Christmas. It’s Christmas and I am in Italy and, as you might have understood, I miss Greece a lot! So I thought to wear my best apron and give it a try!…

24/12/2019
Greek Wedding in Santorini
Santorini Stories

My first big fat Greek wedding

Yes, my first Greek wedding was big and a little bit fat but in a super cute way! I met Eleni when I moved to Santorini thanks to Instagram and we became friends. She is a beautiful soul and young woman, very sweet and…

29/11/2019
Blue Star Ferry Santorini Athens
Santorini

Santorini by ferry, a longing trip

If you could choose how to arrive in Santorini, would you go for a short 45 minutes flight or an 8 hours long ferry? Can’t hear anyone of you saying with excitement ‘by ferry!’. Well, except me. I am a bit of a romantic…

02/10/2019
The Lighthouse in Akrotiri, Santorini
Santorini

The Lighthouse of Santorini and its magic

The Lighthouse of Santorini is probably one of the reasons I moved here. It has always been my special place. When I used to come on holiday, I visited it at least 2 times, one at the beginning and one at the end as…

11/09/2019
Santorini in winter
Santorini

7 reasons why visiting Santorini in winter time

What does Santorini look like in wintertime? This is a question I get asked very often. I know, it’s only September, but, the truth is winter is my favourite season here on the island! Why? Because the island returns back to me after so…

04/09/2019
Caldera view from Akrotiri, Santorini
Santorini

The Caldera from Akrotiri – Best Views of Santorini

Most of you might think that the best views of Santorini are from Fira and Oia. At least this is the way it is advertised. If you google ‘best views of Santorini’ and you click on images, results will show you mainly only pictures…

26/03/2019
Mill in Akrotiri, Santorini
Santorini

The mill of Akrotiri – Things to do in Santorini

Akrotiri might be a quiet village, a bit far from everything but, if you really want to fall in love with Santorini, you should spend some time here or give this village the time to surprise you. I’ve been living here for 2 years…

21/03/2019
The Castle of Akrotiri in Santorini
Santorini

The Castle of Akrotiri – Best views of Santorini

For many years Santorini meant to me only Akrotiri (still does actually…). This is where I always came on holiday, this is where my Greek family is, this is where I always dreamt to live. To be honest, my original dream was to have…

19/03/2019
Oia Fira Hike
Santorini Stories

How living in Santorini has changed my life

I have been living in Santorini for 2 years now and I can say that moving to an island has definitely changed my life. Living on an island, and an island like Santorini is not all sunshine and rainbows. Before moving to Santorini, I…

07/03/2019
Sunrise Akrotiri Santorini
Santorini

7 Things to know before moving to Santorini

Dreaming to live in Santorini? There are a few things you need to know before moving. I receive quite a lot of emails from people, who are in love with this unique island, asking for advice. So I hope this post could be helpful…

01/12/2018