I really wanted to try and spend 24 hours in Athens on our way to/from the islands. Many friends told us it was miss-able but I'm so glad we fit it in. I mean, it is the birthplace of Western civilization so it was a pretty incredible place to visit. Sure, it is dirty in parts, and yes, there is a . . .
I always had it in my mind that the first time I went to Greece, I would go to Santorini and Mykonos. They're the two most visited (touristy) islands, but I really wanted to experience them! Santorini was a dream, and then we hopped on a ferry to Mykonos. The ferry stopped in Paros and Naxos and now . . .
When I initially got engaged, I had a pretty good idea of what i wanted my bachelorette weekend to look like. While Miami did cross my mind ;) I knew I wanted to be in California, with my best friends, doing my favourite things. Lucky for me, my MOH had the same thoughts, LIVES in California, and . . .
Oia, Santorini is heaven on earth. After we said goodbye to Peter's family in Paris, we took a plane to Santorini and ended up at our Villa in Oia. It truly felt like I was dreaming. It was even prettier in person than it is in photos (if that's even possible) and I fell in love with the town . . .