Saint Matrona’s Day in Finikia

On Sunday I had the pleasure of attending Saint Matrona’s Day in Finikia. The season may be (almost) officially over but that doesn’t stop the locals from throwing one great party! Excerpt from http://www.santorini-islandguide.com/religious-feasts “Built in 1859, the Saint Matrona Church is located at the eastern side of the central road in Finikia. On the eve, the … More Saint Matrona’s Day in Finikia

Greek Independence Day

March 25th was Greek Independence Day and Santorini surely knew how to put on a parade! The main street in Fira was lined with spectators watching the parade of school children, military and other important dignitaries pass by. Accompanied by a live band we throughly enjoyed the day with all the Greek flags flying around … More Greek Independence Day