Best 3 star Santorini getaways under $2000

Best 3 star Santorini getaways under $2000

Santorini is a dream holiday destination and if you want to spend 4 nights in this beautiful place, you might be interested in the cheap vacation packages that we found. We will present you the best 3 star Santorini getaways under $2000. The price includes the flight with departure on April 20 and return on April 25, 2014. Please check the box below for the Santorini vacation packages of our partners to be sure that you get the best deal. You may an even better offer for you than the ... [ read more ]

The Boutari Winery and the Oia Maritime Museum in Santorini

The Boutari Winery and the Oia Maritime Museum in Santorini

The wines of Santorini are well known both in Greece and in Europe, because their taste is incomparable. Fortunately, the region is very good for viticulture, and the conditions are excellent. The oldest vines in Greece can be found here. The volcanic eruption that took place on the island at around 1500 BC left deposits of volcanic ash and lava. These have been developed over time into a perfect ground for the growth of grapes. On the Island of Santorini, in Oia, tourists have the opport... [ read more ]

The resorts of Pyrgos and Akrotiri on the Island of Santorini

The resorts of Pyrgos and Akrotiri on the Island of Santorini

The Island of Santorini abounds in tourist sights, so you will have the opportunity to discover many beautiful places. When you visit Santorini, you should definitely visit Pyrgos, a very beautiful and picturesque village where you can feel the pure scent of history. The landscapes are absolutely wonderful. Pygros is built on the top of a hill, and by the 1800s was even declared the capital of the island. Arkotiri is a site where excavations took place. The ancient name of the settlement... [ read more ]

The Ancient Thera and the Prophet Elias Monastery in Santorini Island

The Ancient Thera and the Prophet Elias Monastery in Santorini Island

Santorini is very rich in terms of sightseeing. The Ancient City or the Ancient Thera was once a very important city in the area, being built at a height of 360 meters on Mount Messavuono. The highest point on the island of Santorini is undoubtedly Mount Prophet Elias. It reaches a height of 567 meters and it is located between Pyrgos and Kamari. The name of the mountain comes from the Prophet Elias Monastery. From the Prophet Elias Mount in Santorini you will have a wonderful view of the... [ read more ]

The Caldera of the Island of Santorini

The Caldera of the Island of Santorini

Santorini is a small island in the circular archipelago of volcanic islands, forming the edge of an active volcano that still forms islands in the center. This is one of the main attractions in Europe. The island is famous for the diverse and spectacular scenery, volcanic sand beaches in its red and black color (which is unique to these islands), for the hot springs, the submarine for underwater landscapes and famous cafes, bars and nightclubs as well. The Island of Santorini in Greece is... [ read more ]

The best beaches of Santorini

The best beaches of Santorini

When you visit the Island of Santorini, remember that you necessarily need to put in your luggage a swimsuit, sun cream, sunglasses and possibly a hat. Why? Because the beaches here are absolutely wonderful and must be tested. White, red, gray or black -  the sand is very varied on the beaches of Santorini, Greece. It is a real pleasure siting in the sun while getting a tan near the crystal clear blue water, occasionally decorated with red volcanic rocks. Most of the beaches of Santorini... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Greek Island of Santorini

Tourist guide to the Greek Island of Santorini

Santorini is a small island located in the southern part of the Cyclades, but it is surely one of the most interesting ones. Santorini is different from other Greek islands due to its geological morphology resulting from the activity of a volcano, inactive today. The archipelago is made ​​up of five smaller islands. Fira is the capital of the island. There the landscape seems to be surreal: houses look like they are floating, like being suspended between heaven and earth. Today we are... [ read more ]

The Must Do in Greece

The Must Do in Greece

Parthenon in Acropolis is a special temple dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena. Some background. She is a virgin patron as regarded by the people of Athens. Other virtues embodied by her are wisdom, inspiration, law and justices, mathematics, strategy, crafts, the arts, skill, courage, civilization, just warfare and also strength. In classical art, in the Classical period from the 5th century onwards, she was described in sculptures with a full round strong face and a high nose. She has a high... [ read more ]

Must Do in Greece

Must Do in Greece

Sightseeing is a must in Greece, need to say more? Well, eating and drinking is the other. The Greek Culture has a lot of explorations for a newbie, whether you are from Europe or from Asia, this place has one of the most beautiful beaches around. Active tourists will also like the sports and recreational activities available. However, be aware of the special events in Greece though, you don’t want your holidays to be held back by the locals who are preparing to go home for the Holy Week. ... [ read more ]

Folegandros and its Highlights

Folegandros and its Highlights

Folegandros is a destination that appeals to couples, honeymooners, families with teenagers, or with small children, singles, romantics, students, active and adventurous tourists as well as budget travelers. It does not matter if you are a repeat visitor or you have never been there before, it is a place that is ever so popular in the spring, summer as well as the fall seasons. Folegandros is a small island in the Aegean Sea together with los, Anafi, Sikinos and also Santorini. They are the so... [ read more ]