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
This morning after waking up to a beautiful view of the Caldera, my friend Rachel and I went along to have an amazing breakfast at IDOL Restaurant. We were greeted by friendly owner Loukas, who quickly got us seated at an incredible table with a view to die for! We were then treated to a 2 … More Breakfast at IDOL Restaurant
As it is every year – Summer has been an absolutely incredible experience. Each season I get to meet new people – tourists and locals and share with them experiences I could never of predicted! New relationships and friendships forming, life unfolding in such a way that it often surprises you and all of it … More Summer Wrap Up…
Watch this video update of what’s going on right now. Belinda quickly catches up with Elly at work and chats to some tourists!
Today my Facebook newsfeed has been inundated with people, news articles and related media for the launch of the new Apple iPhone 6 which has inspired me to write this post. As I live on an island without an Apple store nearby we haven’t really been exposed to the hype and marketing that goes into … More Living with Less…is More.
This morning I woke up to a gorgeous day in Santorini and I wanted to share with you all the amazing day we have here. Waking up at one of my best friends house we decided to go and get breakfast from one of our favourite places on the island The Corner. They do great … More Thursday Morning Musings…
Review from Guest Writer Elly Dru Santorini is an island rich in beaches, each one is unique and inimitable. The beautiful views, crystal blue water, the sound of waves and the endless sea merging with the sky will make you feel blessed. Remarkable are red, white and black beaches located in a close proximity to … More The Beaches
A month ago Santorini was privileged to host South African born DJ, Black Coffee. Our very own Santorini Girl Belinda Joh got the exclusive interview with the man himself to discuss music, his career and of course his time in Santorini. Black Coffee played for an intimate audience at Aegialos Beach on Thursday 7th August. … More DJ Black Coffee Exclusive Interview
This week Katia and Belinda cook up a storm in Santorini. Stir fry with chicken. Simplicity at its best.
So you’re in Santorini for around 48 hours, what do you do? Here’s my list of must see and do things for a quick visit to Santorini. Day 1 Start your day by visiting Fira the main town and check out the shops. Lots of good fashion and trinkets to find in cute little shops … More 48 Hours in Santorini