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Suffice is to say not only is Santorini a photographer’s dream, it’s also a dream to hike and relax in.  I spent 3 days here, and they have each been superb days of beauty and exploration.   105 more words


Full Leather Jacket

Athens International Airport 12/11/2015

We are back from our sojourn to the volcanic wonderment of Santorini and a great time we had too. There cannot be a more stunning Island in Europe, this place belongs in Hawaii and not the Eastern Mediterranean. 1,027 more words


Gone to Thíra in a Mosaic Maxi

Thíra, the capital of Santorini

Thíra (aka Thera) is buzzing with tiny jewelry and touristy shops and it seems to be more crowded than the luxurious Oia. 130 more words

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Summer's end in Santorini

I’d barely dug my feet in the black sand of Perissa beach in Santorini before I managed to gouge a chunk out of my toe and had to hobble around the rest of the time – luckily got some great kiwi DIY bandaging together from my meagre first aid kit and some tape from the guy in the bed opposite who of course happened to have also been from wellington! 458 more words

A Guide Dog along the Caldera

In Santorini we ran out of money completely. We had started to use the credit card on Naxos, using precious cash to buy pork souvlaki and treating ourselves to just one dinner where we would be served food on a plate rather than wrapped up in a bundle of printed paper and napkins; we were seated a floor above the waterfront pedestrian drive, pouring white wine from the half liter decanter and dining on Naxian lamb, Naxian pork, and Naxian cheese, we were satisfied and content. 1,538 more words