Europe

Forget the bus from Fira to Oia; hike the distance!

The three of us arrived on the island of Santorini early on Thursday morning September 7th. Our flight from Athens was right on time so we promptly got ourselves a cab to the capital Fira. There are also buses to take you to the center, but those are not frequent at all. The first bus would… Continue reading Forget the bus from Fira to Oia; hike the distance!

Europe

Is it worth it to brave the crowds for the Santorini sunset?

Over the last few years the Greek island Santorini, also referred to as Thera, has known a serious - some say even too big - incline in tourists visiting this gem in the southern Aegean Sea. The place is literaly busting with people who want to discover the beautiful white with blue houses and churches and… Continue reading Is it worth it to brave the crowds for the Santorini sunset?