Travel Blogs from Santorini, Greece

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Athens - Mykonos - Santorini, Mykonos and Santorini, Greece travel blog

Athens - Mykonos - Santorini

A travel blog entry by beyermatt

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... very useful and helpful. We rented a small studio apartment in the city of Oia. The city of Oia is charming - all of Santorini is charming and complete unique from another of the Greek isles because of it's landscape - many of the cities (including ...

Postcard perfect Santorini, Fira, Greece travel blog

Postcard perfect Santorini

A travel blog entry by vagabonderz

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... of options which were more reasonably priced. In the end however, we decided to stay put and splurge on other indulgences. Santorini is MUCH touristier than we'd anticipated, especially at this time of year. Fira is overpriced and, compared to Naxos, ...

New found love for Greece: Santorini., Santorini, Greece travel blog

New found love for Greece: Santorini.

A travel blog entry by mysuppression

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... into the mini bus, I soon became transported up and around the upward spiralling roads to heaven. What a completely different feel. Santorini didn’t scream, "Look at me! I’m awesome!" like I felt in Mykonos, it whispered, “I’m ...

Most beautiful Greek island, oh and the sunsets!!!, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Most beautiful Greek island, oh and the sunsets!!!

A travel blog entry by vermaakjeanne

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Santorini 7 September 2005 - Wednesday Another Greek island, Santorini (Thira). That was amazing. An island surrounding an active volcano which was last active 50 years ago. Apparently all the adjacent islands used to be one HUGE island but 1600BC ...

Santorini Day Trip, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Santorini Day Trip

A travel blog entry by sobby

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Okay first of all our day trip in Santorini might just equal the best day ever. It started with a hike up an active volcano. There was lava running only 4 km below where we were standing. When you dug a hole in the sand you could feel how hot it ...

Day 4 - Oia and chill, Oia, perissa, Greece travel blog

Day 4 - Oia and chill

A travel blog entry by indiantraveler

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... an indifferent pizza lunch, we stroll on towards the town square, where there's a beautiful church with a belfry. All over Santorini, church roofs are painted a vibrant turquoise, which makes them look very inviting. The walls of most buildings are ...

Bad things come in threes, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Bad things come in threes

A travel blog entry by markturner

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The sun rose through the window and Holly was not looking any better. After breakfast I took her straight to the Fira medical centre. She was quickly admitted and seen by a very smart english speaking doctor who told us straight away Holly had ...

Ride 'em Donkey!, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Ride 'em Donkey!

A travel blog entry by jasndan

... up to get to Oia (said Eeya). We got on bus number 6, and went up a windy road through the landscape of Santorini. Now it wasn't quite what I expected..I expected greenery and houses closer together, but the houses were sparse and the lanscape sparse. ...

Third day in Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Third day in Santorini

A travel blog entry by eugineanded

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... sunset is absolutely stunning. We managed to get a table overlooking the ocean from a magnificent restaurant called Kastro. If you're in Santorini, this place is a must. By the way, driving the ATV along the windy roads off of cliffs is also a thrill. ...

Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Santorini

A travel blog entry by pathenger

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Finally after wanting to go to Greece for 20 years we arrived in Santorini after a long lay over in Athens. The coastline is dramatic and just as imagined with unbelievable blue water and sparkling white houses. Rented a car and drove all over the ...

A few notes on Greek Islands, Crete, Santorini, Ephesus, Greece travel blog

A few notes on Greek Islands

A travel blog entry by cindy_king

... goat noises of happiness. I was thinking about the buffet on the cruise ship. (Sleepy smurf and Hungry smurf). I highly recommend Santorini, Crete for the history buff, Rhodes for the medieval history buff, Patmos for those of you who love St. John the ...

From Italy, to Greece., Oía, Greece travel blog

From Italy, to Greece.

A travel blog entry by nickolt

... The hostel we stayed at was awesome too. We got free breakfast, and free dinner. From Corfu we had a hellish journey to get to Santorini. We were in transit for a little over 24 hours. We first had to take an overnight bus from Corfu to Athens. We ...

Island Sailing: Meet our Skipper(s), Crew and Boat, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Island Sailing: Meet our Skipper(s), Crew and Boat

A travel blog entry by laurenandy

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... in the downtown area of Santorini is also where Lauren began her "milkshake" phase...they are very good in Greece, and readily available.  The main town of Santorini is Fira, and is pretty touristy (tours, mopeds, scooters, ATVs, etc...)  We met ...

The continent of Atlantis was an island ..., Thíra, Greece travel blog

The continent of Atlantis was an island ...

A travel blog entry by cruising2010

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... way down below the ocean. Trish and I decided to be adventurous and rode donkeys up the steps to the top of the crater in Santorini. Everybody else said they didn't want to smell like donkey for the rest of the day! But we really enjoyed it, and the ...

Sailing around the volcano, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Sailing around the volcano

A travel blog entry by tplimmer

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... of really hurt and I couldn't believe the smile she kept on her face. She kept saying "well. at least I fell down in Santorini. On a volcano. I have a story to tell." We met an interesting pair from America; a father and daughter (Sergio and Ana) and we ...

volcanoes!, Fira, Greece travel blog

volcanoes!

A travel blog entry by ashygag

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... was cool because there was sulfuric (mmm yum) steam coming out of the inside of the main crater, and the views of the rest of Santorini and it's isles and the horizon was increidble. Also staying at our hostel was this lady and her 12 yr. old daughter, ...

Getting around the Island, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Getting around the Island

A travel blog entry by tksampson

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Now that we have accustomed ourselves to Greek driving - we decided to rent a car and see the island!  First stop - the famous black beach - over 5 km long - and really black!  The tour guides say to not where white bathing suits if ...

Second day in Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Second day in Santorini

A travel blog entry by eugineanded

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... ). While the volcanoes are as lame as, oh I don't know, Zidane's last performance in the World Cup Finals, the view of Santorini from the volcanic island was truly breathtaking. From there, we arrived at our second spot - the hot springs. When we heard ...

In a cave room perched over the cliffs, Oia, Greece travel blog

In a cave room perched over the cliffs

A travel blog entry by ashifreeshma

Check out our photos for ...

Day at sea... Sailing north to Dubrovnik, Fira, Greece travel blog

Day at sea... Sailing north to Dubrovnik

A travel blog entry by chrisandaletta

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We had a much needed lazy day at sea today, slept in and to be honest just slept for most of the day. It was our second wedding anniversary today, and we had a dinner reservation at Chops Grille, the specialty steak restaurant on board to celebrate the ...

Seasickness blahhhhhh, Perissa Beach, Greece travel blog

Seasickness blahhhhhh

A travel blog entry by strawberryk

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... !!!  This went on for a bout 2 1/2 hours.  I wanted to kiss the ground when the boat docked and we arrived in Santorini!  There are a bunch of people that wait for the ferries to dock and then grab people and get them to rent a room from ...

Jewels of the Mediterranean.., Oia, Greece travel blog

Jewels of the Mediterranean..

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... most unfortunate place but we fixed it! -off road on beach Plaga, Mikri, Kastraki -awesome cove restaurant, lit up, drinks, romantic Santorini -got dropped up with this guy's uncles place -he let me eat his cherry tomatoes -ATV rental -black beaches of ...

Greek Island Hopping - Paros to Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Greek Island Hopping - Paros to Santorini

A travel blog entry by waynedale

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... (Andre' and Marcelo) so we all spoke in Portuguese on the boat and agreed to meet up later that night in a restaurant in Santorini. Isabella was already familiar with the island whereas the two Brazilians and I were first timers to the island. We were all ...

Santorini, Fira, Greece travel blog

Santorini

A travel blog entry by ggtort

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... maremoto que arrasó civilizaciones como la de Creta. El derrumbe se escuchó desde la otra punta del Mediterráneo. Actualmente Santorini es una ilsa pintoresca, con sus casas blancas con detalles azules asomándose al abismo y en cuyo centro del ...

Santorini, Thira, Greece travel blog

Santorini

A travel blog entry by sherondotjohn

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... white houses. Churches have vivid blue roofs and domes. Somehow in what must be a rarity man has managed to improve on nature. Santorini sits in a lagoon that was created by a huge volcanic eruption. The view from the top of the cliffs is stunning. The ...

The Island of Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

The Island of Santorini

A travel blog entry by scooterandlaura

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... nbsp; Our hostel was located near Perissa beach with its thick slate grey sand.  We opted to rent a scooter to tour Santorini since the two main beautiful towns are not within walking distance.  Our hotel had a large DVD collection that we could ...

Greece, Perissa, Greece travel blog

Greece

A travel blog entry by samplum

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... you. We headed off on a ferry to the incredibly beautiful Greek Islands. The trip through the islands to our destination, Santorini, was mind blowing. I've taken some photos but I don't think I have captured how beautiful they actually are! Fortunately ...

Santorini, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Santorini

A travel blog entry by jedhuggett

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... now water aswell. The power continued to come on about every 6 hours for about an hour and then go out again. Some times in that period you got water sometimes not. Thr good thing about greece especialy the islands is that igs cheep. Even the ...

Now we've landed!, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Now we've landed!

A travel blog entry by shelleygrant

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August 12 - 18 The sailing adventure has come to an end. As with every finale there are mixed emotions. Sadness that one cycle has now been completed and has come to an end; excitement and anticipation at the inevitable new beginning and cycle yet to ...

Greece Lightning, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Greece Lightning

A travel blog entry by thekellers

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... course of the next 3 days we managed to put down 6 gyros each (lunch and dinner, oh yeah)! Besides Santorini, one of our top spots to visit in Greece was the Meteora monasteries which are about 5 hours north of Athens.  The four of us hopped ...

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