Hope-ing Around: Alios Ilios Restaurant in Santo Maris Oia hotel

Oia is very known for its sunset. It can, however, get too crowded, so if you would like to combine your visit to Oia with a more “private” sunset during an excellent dinner, we have the perfect itinerary for you. Start with a walk on the old path that connects Fira with Oia and, before […]

Blog World: “A throwback Thursday..to Santorini, Greece”

Haute Cuisine Forever and Always published a blog post recently on memories of their visit to Santorini. Accommodation and restaurant suggestions by Courtney and Matt, in a post that will take you to Greece and back. “Santorini Greece, described in 3 words .. breathtaking, magnificent, stunning, life-changing (that may have been 4ish words..opps!)” Read the […]

Traffic arrangements in Fira starting Monday 12 June

Starting Monday, the 12th of June, until the end of October, the center of Fira town, Santorini will be under traffic arrangements. In detail, the arrangements will be as follows: 1. 24/7 the road closed for all vehicles in the center of Fira (from the Museum of Prehistoric Thira until the Pelican Travel agency). Only […]

Global broadcast of “Santorini Experience”

The official presentation of the 3rd “Santorini Experience” was held in Athens on Tuesday, May 30th, while the organization will take place in the enchanting Santorini from 6 to 8 October. The press Conference of the top sports tourism event for professional and amateur athletes in Greece, was hosted at the Wyndham Grand Athens hotel, […]

Hope-ing Around: Character Italian Restaurant in Fira

Even if it was a bit cold night, we decided to visit Character restaurant which is close to the cable car station in Fira to enjoy Italian food. We started with a cocktail that the barman proposed, “Character Spritz Cocktail” with aperol, lime, syrup of cucumber and prosecco.. Summer mood was immediately turned to on! […]

Announcement: Ferry strikes have finished

Last Update: 19/05/17 We are excited to inform you that, after all, the strike ends tonight at midnight. From tomorrow onward, we are expecting the ferries to run with their normal itineraries, namely: From the port of Santorini (Athinios Port) the ferries that will depart are the following: 09:40 Prevelis SANTORINI – ANAFI-HERAKLIO 10:00 Blue […]

Free entrance in the museums all over Greece today 18 May 2017

Today, Thursday the 18th of May 2017, is the national day of museums. To celebrate this day, the entrance in all the museums and archaeological places of Greece will be free of charge. The free entrance will also apply to the following dates in 2017: Two-day European Cultural Heritage Days (the last weekend of September […]

Aegean-Olympic Air: Changes in the flight schedules to/from Santorini on Wednesday

Strike update (Updated: 17/05/17) Strikes have been announced for today, Wednesday 17 May 2017, of Air Traffic Controllers (11: 00-15: 00) and Telecommunications Officers (08: 00-12: 00). AEGEAN and Olympic Air has announced the cancellation of 8 return flights and alteration in the departure time of 99 return flights. From the above, the following are […]

Registrations for “Santorini Experience” have begun!

The biggest sports tourism event for professional and amateur athletes in Greece, the “3rd Santorini Experience”, is ready to welcome anyone who wants to boost their adrenaline rush by taking part in the running and swimming races. Anyone who wishes to find themselves in magical Santorini between the 6th and 8th of October 2017, will […]

Running and swimming through breathtaking routes, for the 3rd year in a row

A global tradition on beautiful Santorini!  The preparations for the 3rd Santorini Experience, which will take place on October 6th – 8th 2017, are finally coming to an end. Following the two, highly successful, previous years, Greece’s biggest tourist sporting event, is opening its gates to professional and amateur athletes, challenging them to try out […]