White church in Santorini

The local Cycladic architecture in Santorini is spiced up with white washed houses literally hanging from the cliff. This is not a house but in fact a church. Many of the churches on Sanatorini and in fact on the islands of the Greek Cyclades have the famous blue dome, so this is a bit of … Continue reading White church in Santorini

A balcony in Santorini

How picturesque and photogenic is the Greek isles? I grabbed this on a walk from Fira to Oia in Santorini in the Cyclades. There's not much more to say about the photo except couldn't you just picture yourself glass in hand sitting at that table? The walk itself hugs the cliffs and is an easy … Continue reading A balcony in Santorini

Fira – Santorini’s town on the edge

Everyone's heard of Santorini and how it is one if not, the most beautiful of the Greek islands. Pictures, no matter how good, don't do it justice. The photo here of Fira the main town gives you an idea of its beauty. Perched on top of a cliff overlooking the Caldera or volcanic 'hole' filled … Continue reading Fira – Santorini’s town on the edge

A cat on a step on the Greek isle of Thirasia

Of the idyllic Greek Islands everyone knows Santorini and yeah, its bloody beautiful! In fact watch this space for some images of this famous island. Across the Caldera is the little island of Thirasia which is usually a 1/2 day excursion from Santorini. It's how Santorini probably was before the rich, the famous and the … Continue reading A cat on a step on the Greek isle of Thirasia