• Fira, the capital of Santorini

    Santorini in winter: visiting Fira

    Santorini in winter is pure beauty, you might agree with me now! I was reading one of the newsletters I have in my mailbox and I found this link, it’s about the trends on…

  • Oia, the most famous village of Santorini, in winter

    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.…

  • 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…

  • Stories

    Living far from Santorini isn’t easy

    What does it mean living in Santorini? To me, it means that I never want to leave. And when I say ‘never’ I mean it. Since I live here I don’t feel the need…

  • Stories

    My name-day and the issue with my name

    Today is my name-day, St. Nicholas, so Xrònia Pollà (happy name-day in Greek) to me and to all the Nicholas, Nicole, Nikos, Nicoletta out there! Looking up for Saint Nicholas on wikipedia, it comes out…

  • 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…

  • Blue Star Ferry Santorini Athens

    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!’.…