Cruising the Greek Islands: Oia, the jewel of Santorini

Santorini was our last stop on our Greek Islands cruise. The first thing I learned? Santorini is too enchanting for a brief port call on a cruise. I was nowhere near ready to leave Santorini after our brief afternoon visit, 1.5 hours of which was spent on the return bus trip between the port and Oia. On the way to Oia, we crossed rocky, desolate … Continue reading Cruising the Greek Islands: Oia, the jewel of Santorini

3 reasons I didn’t ride a donkey in Santorini

I chose not to ride a donkey in Santorini for three reasons. I had two before I arrived in Greece, but I found another heartbreaking reason when I was cruising between the islands. { Read more } 5 Weeks in France, Italy & Greece 1. Donkey rides in Santorini are tourist traps I was already sceptical about the authenticity of a donkey ride in Santorini. … Continue reading 3 reasons I didn’t ride a donkey in Santorini