Entries by yannis

Santorini nightlife – alive and kicking

Santorini, the perfect romantic destination in everyone’s hearts, has a perfect combination of tranquility and nightlife, something for everybody. There are several peaceful traditional villages but also places full of liveliness. These are found in the coastal cosmopolitan settlements of Perissa and Kamari but mostly in the capital, Fira, which is the center of all the action. The multitudes of tourists […]

6 Great things to do on a break to Santorini

Sip an 18-glass wine flight Wine buffs find themselves pleasantly surprised by the calibre of wine on offer on the island, and Santo Wines atop the cliffs of Pyrgos is the largest winery on the island. You can’t argue with its 18-flight tasting session, plus this is one of the prettiest spots on the island to catch a […]

Santorini History

About the history of the island According to searches and excavations on Santorini, the first human presence on the island is situated back to the Neolithic Period. Santorini hosted an important civilization around 3600 BC. Discoveries made in an important city near Akrotiri and the famous Red Beach show the existence of an ancient Minoan […]

Hidden gems of Santorini

The mediaeval capital The commanding conical rock of Skaros, visible from Fira and Imerovigli, is situated 330m above sea level. Here you will discover the mediaeval capital of Santorini. Within the Venetian castle you will find houses, temples and the former residences of the nobility. Climb to the top and the entire panorama of the caldera – […]