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    • shakakthar's Profile Photo

      greek islands from turkey

      Santorini Island Dec 3, 2014 at 10:19 PM

      hello all... i want to visit symi island and santorini in april from BODRUM or MARMARIS in turkey by ferry..
      i observed that though these islands are closer to turkey than athens. the approach from turkey is very difficult and very few options available via RHODES.
      from athens it is very long journey by blueboat cruise and only one ferry per day to santorini. [ i am aware of flights from athens to santorini but i want cheaper option]

      has anybody travelled from turkey to SYMI or SANTORINI please share your experience.

      thanks

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      What will open and what will close in December

      Santorini Island Nov 23, 2014 at 7:14 AM

      We are planning to visit Santorini Island in first week of December for 4 days. Please advise where to stay/ what to do..etc. I checked one of the Hotel and found that it is closed after last week of October. Appreciate your advice. Thanks.

       

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    • Circular chess sets

      by Redrita9 Online Now Aug 3, 2014 at 9:18 PM

      I was in Oia on honeymoon and I was in a gift store that sold 3 dimensional chess boards. Does anyone know the name of this store? I would like to contact them to purchase a board and chess pieces. The boards I saw we're in two colours green or blue.

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      Restaurant with a view: where is seagul?

      by sweet_sentiments Online Now Aug 3, 2013 at 6:04 PM

      Hi,

      We're looking for a restaurant with a view to have lunch and Seagul looks like an interesting option problem is I can't find the address or how to get there. I'm just wondering if someone can give us a direction how to get there.

      If you have other restaurant suggestion we would really love to hear it. We just want a resto with a view.

      Thanks in advance!

      5 Answers Aug 3, 2013 at 7:20 PM
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      Need help deciding hotel in Oia

      by anubanerjee Online Now Jan 2, 2011 at 12:25 AM

      I am visiting Greece for a vacation with my husband for our wedding anniversary. We will be spending 3 nights in Santorini in 2nd week of May. My folks are also joining us. So we would need 2 rooms and look at options where my folks won’t have to walk or hike too much to get to their room.

      Post a lot of research we have liked Angel Cave house and Marizan Cave. Unable to decide which one to choose.

      Here’s what we would like in a Hotel:

      • Nice rooms- not too luxurious but nice, clean, comfortable rooms with great views

      • Would like a place where we can gaze at the sunset from our room

      • Looking at a budget of 100 to 130 euros per night

      • A decent breakfast not just a loaf of bread and coffee

      • A free car park and luggage carried to room

      • Most important a gorgeous view and a typical santorini- oia- experience

      Pls feel free to suggest other properties, if my choices aren't very wise. Your inputs will matter and help a lot.

      Thanks

      Anuroopa

      India

      5 Answers Feb 3, 2011 at 8:26 PM
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      internet cafes

      by mcwhiting Online Now Aug 5, 2008 at 11:35 PM

      visiting oia santorini for the first time. are there internet cafes available in oia? thanks for any info

      maureen

      2 Answers Aug 6, 2008 at 4:11 AM
    • What is the weather and temperature like in Santorini early/middle of September?

      by kirkmeister Online Now Apr 26, 2007 at 10:30 PM

      HI all
      What is the weather like early to middle september?
      WIll i be able to chill in swimsuit on the beach?
      Are tavernas open?
      How busy is it?
      many thanks
      k

      5 Answers Apr 28, 2007 at 1:27 PM
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      How much time should I spend in Santorini, Greece?? How to get there?

      by emilybacon Online Now Apr 12, 2006 at 10:54 AM

      I am going to Italy and Greece in May. I am travelling by myself. I have booked my airplane ticket, but nothing else! I am going for 16 days, and have not yet decided where/how I will divide my time.

      What I am sure of is that I want to go to Santorini. Here are my 2 questions:

      1. How many days should I spend there? I enjoy nightlife, eating out, sightseeing, lounging by the pool at my hotel. Is 3 days enough? Should I stay for 5-6? Is there enough to do on the island that I won't be bored if I stay for 5-6 days?

      2. How do I get there from either Rome, or Athens? Is it better to take a plane, or a boat? And I don't speak the language. If I do take a boat, will it be confusing?

      3 Answers Apr 12, 2006 at 3:39 PM
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      What is the best way to travel from Tuscany to Santorini Greece

      by Laskb67 Online Now Apr 6, 2006 at 3:08 PM

      I be in Tuscany/Florence Italy in August and then travelling to Santorini Greece for 2 weeks. I am not sure if I should fly or take the ferry to Santorini. Does anyone have any ideas on what is the most efficient way to get to Greece?

      Thanks.

      2 Answers Apr 6, 2006 at 3:56 PM
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      Just Reminiscing About Santorini....................

      by brotherleelove Online Now Mar 1, 2005 at 3:38 PM

      Anybody here remember Zorba's Disco, Kyklos, Kamaki Bar or Jimmy's Southwind Pub in Oia in the mid-late '80's?

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      Place to stay in Oia - May / June 05

      by sinter Online Now Feb 6, 2005 at 2:44 AM

      My wife and I are staying on Santarini from the end of May to early June. We have locked in Oia as the area to stay. We have also narrowed down to 3 places to stay - 1. Nikos Villas 2. Canava II 3. Perivolas (this is the one we both like the look of the most)$$ not a real factor, as anything in Oia is$$ Has anyone stayed at either of these places ? Any comments / feedback would be appreciated. Regards, Geoff

      7 Answers Mar 8, 2005 at 6:04 PM
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      Choices

      by APIA05 Online Now Jan 23, 2005 at 2:50 PM

      I am planning on visiting Santarini in May 2005 with my partner and looking for a nice relaxing holiday. Can anyone advise me the best place to stay? Many thanks

      2 Answers Jan 30, 2005 at 2:11 PM
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      Getting to Santorini

      by clmetal Online Now Feb 21, 2004 at 12:48 PM

      I got invited to a wedding in June and I would have to pay for 5 plane tickets. Flights from the US to Santorini seem outrageous, and very expensive to Athens as well. I know easyjet from London is cheap, then again that will be 2 planes for me and a long cruise. Does anyone else know of affordable options thanks

      9 Answers Jul 24, 2006 at 12:09 PM
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      Snorkelling / Scuba Diving

      by Jinsi Online Now Sep 2, 2003 at 3:41 AM

      Hi everybody, I'll be going to Santorini (staying in Oia) in 2 days and I would like to know if there's a good place on this island for snorkelling. If so, where? The water looks gorgeously clear. Are there lots of fish? thanks! Jeens

    • Need clean double room with a great view/balcony in Oia

      by sarnay Online Now Jun 13, 2003 at 1:26 PM

      Please assist with your recommendation for a decent room for under 100 euros including breakfast. Cleanliness & view important.Oia preferred. Thanks.

      4 Answers Jun 24, 2003 at 4:04 PM