Watch the sun set over the sea – Greece

Watch the sun set over the sea – Greece

Sunsets seep romance. And nowhere more so than the Greek isle of Santorini

Sunsets seep romance. And nowhere more so than the Greek isle of Santorini, the perfect confection of teetering white-wash tumbling into the sea on a craggy archipelago - all that remains of a long-blown volcano.

"The clifftop village of Oia, at Santorini's north-west tip, is the best spot for sunset-watchers," recommends Dudley der Parthog of Sunvil Holidays (www.sunvil.co.uk). "The view is over open water, with the spectacular caldera below."

It does get busy though. So to make your evening a little less crowded, try Ikaria, a remote island just off Samos, instead.

"The view from any of the three clifftop tavernas at Nas is beautiful as it's over open sea; below is a beach, a river and the remains of the Greek temple of Artemis," adds der Parthog. "The restaurants here are all excellent. Anna's is well known for its locally caught seafood; follow the sunset with a romantic lobster dinner - for half the price you'd pay on Santorini."

3 More super sunsets

More like this

Put your hearts into something – Worldwide
Put your hearts into something – Worldwide

There's a growing trend for more meaningful-moons: spending your break volunteering for a local charity

Read More

Sleep in a four-poster – Kenya
Sleep in a four-poster – Kenya

The Star Beds at Loisaba Wilderness may be the best night’s sleep you never have

Read More

Ride the rails – Worldwide
Ride the rails – Worldwide

Forget the morning commute: the romance of the rails is alive and well, and is the perfect way to watch the world go by

Read More

Honeymoon Finder

Looking for your perfect honeymoon? Try our honeymoon finder and search some of the best tour operators available.

Honeymoon Finder
Honeymoon
offers
10% off at Rohan
10% off at Rohan

Save 10% on travel gear at Rohan in 2012

10% online discount with Stanfords
10% online discount with Stanfords

Unique Honeymoons readers can save 10% on online purchases with Stanfords

Twitter bird
CONNECT WITH
UNIQUE
HONEYMOONS
Get Honeymoons in your inbox

Unique Honeymoon Ideas sends out regular email newsletters – be the first to know about web exclusives, competitions, hot offers and travel jobs. Register today!