Santorini tomato fritters: The ambassador of the local cuisine

If you’ve ever visited Santorini, most probably you have tasted these famous tomato fritters or tomato balls or ntomatokeftedes for the locals, once or more times and you can still remember this marvellous taste! Along with fava dish, and Santorini salad, they are the most representative recipes of the typical, Santorinian cuisine! Did you know […]

Santorini Paysages: 6 perfumes inspired by Santorini

Discover the new Greek brand Santorini paysages eau de parfum, founded in Greece. Focusing on the rich Greek flora, the manifold Greek landscape, in accord with the Greek history and culture, they produce contemporary and authentic perfumes, modern in their conception and unique in their smell. The volcanic complex of Santorin inspires their first collection. […]

Τhe citizens of Santorini in support of the fire victims in Attica

Large and devastating fires broke out two weeks ago in the suburbs of Athens, in Attica, leaving behind burnt forests, damaged property and more than 90 people dead. From the very first moment, the Municipality of Thira appealed to the society of Santorini to donate primary necessities to the people affected. In just four days, […]

Vedema in Santorini

Preparations for the vedema (grape harvest) in Santorini usually began in the early days of August. This year’s grape harvest is quite early, about 10 days earlier than usual, and started as always with white wine grape varieties followed by the red ones towards the end. The winter drought combined with the recent drizzle, which […]

“The Lady of Ro” at the Santorini Arts Factory on August 7th

The Santorini Arts Factory, in Vlychada, presents “The Lady of Ro” by Gianni Skaragas, starring Fotini Baxevani. The theatrical performance will be given in Greek language, while for non-Greek audiences it will have English surtitles. A stirring, lyrical story about things that touch and test our human core, The Lady of Ro captures the essence of life […]

Commitments on the Santorini equine welfare

Several meetings among between the Mayor of Santorini, Mr Nikos Zorzos, the representatives of the Equines union of Santorini, the representative of the Panhellenic Animal Welfare and Environmental Association – in cooperation with the Hellenic Society for Equine Welfare – and the activist organisation Dream Dancers were held a few days ago. The basic topic […]

Volotea announces winter flights from Athens to Santorini

Having carried 100,000 passengers from the beginning of the year, 3,5 times more than in the same period of the previous year, thanks to the new base launched in Athens this year, Volotea announced that its routes to Santorini, Heraklion, Mykonos and Venice will be operated all through the winter season with frequencies between three and four times a […]

Summer in Santorini means Santorini Arts Factory!

Join one of the events at the Tomato Industrial Museum in Vlychada, and enjoy one of the many performances, theatrical plays, educational workshops, kid’s shows, as well as traditional Greek music. Between the 28th of July and the 26th of August, the SAF has organised 11 special artistic nights. 28/7 –  23:30 | Music Petros […]

“Santorini” by Achilleas Christides from July 13th until September 15th in Pyrgos

The Crossroad Gallery, in Pyrgos, will be hosting this summer a painting exhibition by Achilleas Christides under the title “Santorini”. Achilleas Christides is one of the most important contemporary Greek painters. The “volcanic” character is omnipresent in all his exhibitions with the intense alternations and the bold look in a perfectly harmonious composition. Santorini as […]