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Blue Star Ferry Santorini Athens
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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
Eros Beach Vlychada Santorini
Santorini

Vlychada, a unique hidden landscape in Santorini

Forget the blue domes, forget the volcano! Santorini has a very unique landscape, Vlychada! Vlychada is an area in the south of the island, passed Megalochori and further down the Red Beach, on the way to Perissa. It is famous for its peaceful beach…

19/11/2018
Oia fira hike santorini
Santorini

Hike from Oia to Fira – Things to do in Santorini

One of the best things to do while in Santorini is the hike from Oia to Fira (or the other way around). It’s a very unique experience, you walk from one village to the other, following a path on the caldera. It might not…

27/10/2018
Visiting Oia during the sunset
Santorini

Oia, the Queen of Sunsets at Sunrise

Even if you have not been in Greece once in your life (shame on you!), you know Oia, one of the village of Santorini, the one very famous for the sunset. If you type ”Greece” in google images, most of the pictures you will…

17/05/2018