Megalochori is located on the south west part of Santorini, around 8 kilometers from the capital, Fira. It is one of the most picturesque villages of the island, combining the traditional Cycladic architecture with neoclassical houses and old cave houses from the 17th century. These were used from locals for their protection from pirates. Nowadays … Read more Megalochori – The wine lovers’ paradise
Perivolos lies at the southeast coast of Santorini, between Agios Georgios and Perissa (a mere 2 kilometers away from the latter). All these three resorts form the longest stretch of beach in the island, which you can easily walk from one side to the other. The village is around 12 kilometers from the capital, Thira … Read more Perivolos: Beach Party and Endless Fun
Thira, or Fira as most people and the locals call it, is the capital of Santorini and its cultural and commercial center. It is perched on edge of the caldera cliff, at a height of 260 meters above sea level, offering spectacular views to the volcano. The town’s history started during the second half of … Read more Thira (or Fira): Santorini’s capital!
Firostefani lies between Fira and Imerovigli. It’s about 15 minutes’ walk to Fira and a lot quieter. Many people prefer Firostefani exactly for this reason: it’s close enough to Fira where all nightlife is, yet far away for some desired privacy. Although it is considered a separate settlement, it is actually an extension of the … Read more Firostefani – Santorini’s crown!
Santorini (or Thira) is a volcanic island, erupting with beauty. A volcano in the Aegean sea, this small island in the Cyclades complex has breath-taking charm. This is one of the reasons Santorini is one of the most well-known destinations in the whole world. Santorini took its current form after a series of volcanic eruptions … Read more Santorini – Dive into the Magic