T R A V E L Q U E S T I O N S ❓
When is the best time to visit Santorini In Greece?
The best time to visit Santorini is between late April and early November when the weather is warm and there is little rain.
Where should you go in Santorini?
Some of the top and most popular places include Oia and Fira.
Is Greece a third world country?
No! However it isn’t as rich or developed as other European countries.
Is Greece safe 2018?
Yes Greece is relatively safe for travellers!
Is Santorini built on a volcano?
Santorini is actually the remains of a gigantic volcanic eruption that destroyed the early settlements of Santorini.
Are there sandy beaches in Santorini?
Red and black volcanic pebbles consume the shores of Santorini beaches
What is the best beach in Santorini?
Red Beach 🏝 (which is included in the blog.)
These places below are known as some of the nicest in Greece.
28 November 2018
These include Perissa Beach, Red beach, Ammoudi Bay, Lauda Restaurant, Aroma Avlis, Melitini Cafe and Santorini Open air cinema.
A DAY IN GREECE 😍
7am - Wake up for the Santorini sunset 🌅
8am - Breakfast 🍳
9am - Head to the beach. Perissa Beach - described as one of the best in Santorini, and home to many great restaurants. Red Beach- a stunning backdrop and red sand. Ammoudi Bay - NOT A BEACH. However this is the best swimming spot in Santorini. Common to jump off the rocks into the beautiful crystal water 💦
11am - Back to the hotel and time to relax, sun bake and sleep 🌞
12pm - lunch at the hotel or to Lauda restaurant for a stunning backdrop while eating, Aroma Avlis for casual and kids and Melitini for a stone clay house like cafe.
2pm- Visit Santorini Volcano, walking on a live volcano and a boat ride of the harbour.
4pm- Open air cinema 🍿
5.20 pm - Watch the sunset 🌇
6pm- Dinner at hotel or nearby restaurants.
8pm- Enjoy the atmosphere! 🌌 And end of day!
(Images shown above of each place.)
22 November 2018
SOME TRADITIONAL GREEK FOODS -
D I S H E S 🥘
Barbouni- A small fish often eaten whole.
Dolmades- Stuffed grape leaves
Kokoretsi- Seasoned Moab intestines
Gyro- A dish of meat roasted on a vertical spit, often served as sandwich
S W E E T S🧁
Baklava – A rich pastry made wth layers of filo. Also with honey and nuts.
Galactoboureko – A filo pastry with rich custard filling.
Melomakarona – Cookies with honey and walnuts served on the holidays.
Vasilopita – New Years Day cake, a coin is baked in and the person who finds it is said to have good luck for the year.
S O U P S & S T E W S 🍜
Avgolemono – a chicken soup with egg and lemon juice 🍋 mixed with broth.
Fasolada- a meatless bean soup.
Stifado – a stew typically made from meat, tomatoes, onions and herbs.
THE GREEK LANGUAGE 🤩 F O O D
Arni – Lamb
Brizola – Steak
Kotopoulo – Chicken
Lathera – Dishes cooked in oil, often vegetarian
Meli – Honey
Yiaourti – Yogurt
Octapodi – Octopus, traditionally served grilled
21 November 2018
🏖🗺G R E E C E 🇬🇷🏝
An island in Greece. It was devastated with a volcanic eruption that many years ago forever shaped its landscape. Santorini is known to be extremely beautiful and a popular place for tourists.
Some Accommodation Options -
- morfi cave house
- hotel Solaris
Some tourist sights -
- See a movie at the open air cinema 🍿
This is the perfect thing to do on a beautiful,warm evening.
- Hike from Fira to Oia ✈️
This hike has been known as the most scenic in Santorini.
- Fish pedicure 🐠
Stick your toes inside a tank and fish nibble away and suck off dead skin!
- Santorini sunset 🌅
The most stunning in the world!
- Red Sand Beqch 🏖
There is shades of red seen from the headlands of this beach.
-Cable car ride 🚘
- Hike to the top of a volcano 🌋
SOME FOODS GREEKS LIKE TO EAT ~
- bread, grains, potatoes, rice, pasta nearly every day!, cucumbers, tomatoes, spinach, types of beans, lemons, nuts, chicken, lamb, eggs, feta cheese and fis