- Holiday Guide
Picture this... you are standing on a cliff top overlooking the turquoise sea, there's a stunning sunset and whitewashed churches surround you... you're dreaming of a holiday in Santorini.
Located around 200km south east off Greece's mainland in the Cyclades Islands, Santorini is a romantic destination perfect for honeymoons and weddings. A tourist favourite, it is perfect for couples or families looking for the ideal Greek island! Wander around the winding cobbled, whitewashed streets of Oia, stop for a cocktail in a cliff side bar at sunset & eat fresh seafood in a tavern overlooking the Caldera, a view you'll want to snap and snap again.
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You've seen the picture postcards, the blue domed churches, the cliff side Infiniti pools... and right at the very top of Santorini is Oia. It is simply a stunning destination with winding cobbled streets through the villages, views around every corner and some of the best restaurants on the island. With amazing views of the volcano and some of the best sunsets in Greece - you won't get a better vantage point on Santorini.
Perissa is a perfect beach destination. With black volcanic sands, warm seas and hot sunshine, that's what holidays in Perissa are all about. Whether you want to splash across the waves on a jet-ski, play frisbee on the sand or simply catch a few rays on a beach lounger, summer holidays to Perissa fulfil all your getaway dreams. This great beach resort is perfect for families and has plenty of restaurants serving everything from Greek Mezza to pizza!
Holidays in Thira, the capital of Santorini provide everything you need from a Greek holiday... great views, great weather and a great vibe. This gorgeous town is only accessible by foot, in a cable car or by donkey which means has preserved its charm. There are plenty of shops selling souvenirs, jewellery and pottery, so make sure you treat yourself to a few mementos to take home!
Santorini Fact file
Flying time from UK: 4 hours Currency: Euro Average Temperature: During the winter 10Cº and during the summer 35Cº (77Fº). Sunny Days a Year: +300 days. Top tip: Take a trip to the volcano from Oia where you can walk around the crater rim and feel like you are on the moon! (Don't forget the sunscreen though as there is no shelter here!)