Travel Blogs from Kamari
... and Grandpa. However, we were too excited to wait too long for them, and got in a tender boat on our own. Once on shore, we strolled around the stores to see if they'd arrive on the next boat or two, but never found each other (we were really wanting to see Grandpa ride a donkey).
Since the beginning of my journey, I'd been telling everyone that I really wanted to ride a donkey in Santorini. It just seemed like such a Greece thing to do. Everyone told me ...
... It’s very beautiful, filled with its colorful
beach umbrellas, but since you have to jump off the boat into 5 feet of water,
I wasn’t willing to risk my camera. The
last beach is the black beach. You only
need to jump into 2 feet of water there, so that is where I got off to swim. The
water is clear, Aegean blue, and amazing, but the beach, like many Mediterranean
beaches is rocky and ...
... to be great for skin. Craig got a bit carried away as usual and pulled down his pants to put the mud on his bum.
Santorini is famous for its donkeys, once we got back to the main island we rode donkeys up to the top of the cliff. Was so much fun.
In the afternoon we hired quad bikes and went to a 'black sand' beach which ...
... the town Fira and eat here. You will not be dissapointed. The day before the wedding, Afton, Jonathan, Maren, Sarah and I went to Akrotiri in the morning. FYI: Akrotiri is a Minoan Bronze Age settlement on the volcanic Greek island of Santorini (Thera). The settlement was destroyed in the Theran eruption about 1500 BC and buried in volcanic ash, which preserved the remains of fine Frescoes and many objects and artworks. The settlement has been suggested as ...
... there! We walked through a different area than before lined with many beautiful homes, small hotels and restaurants. We walked around, did a little shopping and stopped to have a drink while taking in the marvelous views.
Our bus then took us to Fira, the capital of Santorini, where we were on our own. First, we had lunch in a restaurant overlooking the bay. ...