Aug 16 2015
Let’s go back to Greece! It seems like yesterday when I was there. Thanks to photographs and memories, that travel to this beautiful island of Santorini seems like fresh in my mind.
For me visiting Fira is a must when in Santorini. It is also called as Thera or Thira and it is the main town of Santorini island. It is situated on the top of a cliff of a caldera.
The town is famous for its stunning view, the cable car, the museum and some bars and clubs. Due to its central location, it is a good base to use as there are buses from many other parts of the island. Seeing the architecture especially the white-washed houses built on the edge of the 400 metres (1,312 feet) high caldera was an amazing experience.
Our cruise ship last spring time had a stop in the island of Santorini and Fira was the place where we docked. Every day during the summer, Fira is a bustling metropolis as cruise ships from all over the Mediterranean and Aegean seas descend.
Enjoy thew snapshot I took of Fira during that cruise trip I had in Greece. It was indeed an awesome experience visiting some of the famous places and island in the country.
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