For our first choice, we’re going with the classic and well-known Santorini.
If you are looking for the perfect blend of ingredients listed at the beginning of the article, together with a hint of romance and a bit of nightlife, then this island is perfect for you.
The rugged black sand beaches of volcanic origin contrast with the blue sea and white houses of Fira, a village perched on the western side of the island from which you can enjoy breathtaking sunsets.
- The best beaches: Red Beach, named after the unique lava colored sand, White Beach, Kamari and Perissa.
- How to get there: You can fly directly to Santorini’s (Thira) National Airport or book cheap flights to Athens‘ International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” with EasyJetand catch a ferry to Santorini.