The ancient civilization of Santorini was completely destroyed by a catastrophic volcanic explosion that occurred somewhere between 1620-1640 BC. With every trace of life gone, all that remained was covered with volcanic ash; lava and pumice stone, which eventually lead to the creation of a compact soil, called aspa. It...

In Greece the most frequently seen dressings consist of olive oil and aromatic herbs like rosemary, oregano, thyme, and spearmint. Another popular dressing known in every Mediterranean household is the zesty olive oil and lemon juice dressing,commonly drizzled on vegetable dishes. It is simple, yet...

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” Those are the wise words of Mr JRR Tolkien, words that resonate strongly with us  here at Perivolas. Enjoying a great lifestyle really is what it’s all about...

The mere thought of foregoing electronics during a holiday may cause angina to some reading this sentence. Research however shows that abstaining from e-screens may have the complete opposite effects when planned regularly and executed appropriately. Locked by our internet use Modern life, despite all amenities, with its endless flows of incoming and outgoing communication has rendered many of us increasingly distracted, irritable, impulsive, restless and over the long term, underachieving.

Multi screen addiction

A growing number of reputed mental health experts are strongly advising periodic fasting from electronic communications while on the other hand recommend dedicated real-world experiences involving good-old, face-to-face communications. 

A perfect blend of the above is conveniently offered by the enriching and wholesome novelty of travel.  

Donkey BeerDonkey-resilient brew!
A Greek oenologist, a Serbian brewer, an English brewing enthusiast and an American, to round out the multi-cultural group, enter a brewery. The result? A fresh beer experience never before available in Santorini. Unfiltered, to capture every particle of flavor this 'lagered ale' has a lively personality and one should definitely cease the chance to be introduced to once on Santorini.