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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
Akrotiri, south village in Santorini, Cyclades
Santorini

Live the authentic atmosphere of Santorini: Akrotiri

If you think that Santorini is just for sunsets, honeymoons, high-end tourism, you are very far from the truth! You can still find the authentic spirit of the island in many villages, like my beloved Akrotiri. Akrotiri is a small town in the very…

29/11/2017
The famous Red Beach on the greek island of Santorini
Santorini

The Red Beach

One of the most famous beach in Santorini and in the world is only 20min walking distance from where I live. Probably it’s one of the first place I visited when I came to the island ten years ago. I believe it is indeed…

11/09/2017
One day in Galatea's Pottery and Art Studio attending the making of a ceramic pottery
Santorini Stories

Galatea’s Pottery and Art

I met Galatea for the first time last year around the end of September. At that time I had already decided to move to Greece in 2017 and when we talked in her gallery I expressed my will to move next season. I don’t…

10/09/2017