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You should stop by this place....you will not be disappointed

Came upon this place while driving around the island Owner was born in Greece but grew up in Canada... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina

This shop is full of wonderful pieces, all of which are beautiful hand crafter by Galateas, she is... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2015
Kimberley J
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6 Sep 2017
“You should stop by this place....you will not be disappointed”
3 Nov 2015
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Megalochori, Akrotiri 847 03, Greece
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Came upon this place while driving around the island Owner was born in Greece but grew up in Canada so she speaks English. Had a hard time choosing one piece ( limited suitcase room) Love my pottery, Also owner is a great resource for places...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank KathrynBlake
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This shop is full of wonderful pieces, all of which are beautiful hand crafter by Galateas, she is such a lovely lady. Unfortunatly we never stopped back to buy some pieces due to a range of reasons but next time we visit we will definantly...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Kimberley J
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Any trip to Santorini must include a trip to Galatea's Pottery, which for a 'one girl band' is really quite amazing. We came here for the first time last year after having visited Galatea's website, & read the reviews on Trip Advisor. Each piece, is...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank L0veT0EatOut1
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Some designs remain, others fade away. On most vivist I see a piece that I hadn't noticed before. I am thankful she now sells some of her drawings and paintings.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Debra Brooks K
Reviewed 9 October 2014

I was visiting Akrotiri a few years ago , when I noticed the small shop. The interesting shapes and colors of the potery made me buy something. Since then, whenever I visit the island I try to go and find something from Galatea's collection. There...More

Date of experience: October 2014
4  Thank Katerina1703
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Our favorite Santorini gifts came from Galatea Pottery. Browse the shop, admire the plants and flowers and chat with the artist. Her work is beautifully unique and reasonably priced. Stop on your way back from the Lighthouse. We found it simply by accident so check...More

Date of experience: May 2014
5  Thank KlepPing
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

Loved the pottery here because they are unique keepsakes and only a free pieces get made as compared to the hundreds of stores selling the same designs all over Santorini. We bought a jug and ordered a fruit bowl as well. Highly recommended.

6  Thank twoashley
Reviewed 22 October 2013

In Megalohori, on the road to Akrotiri, sits Galatea's pottery studio. Her handmade pottery is unique, beautiful, and makes me smile every time I use it. The colorful Santorini plates and bowls she made for me are constant reminders of good memories and warm friendships...More

Date of experience: May 2013
6  Thank muse
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I have met Galatea during one of my visits last year and was surprised about the most attractive things and lovely designs she is creating at her place. If you like wonderful colours and unique plates, bowles etc. you have to go there! (Galatea also...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank MonikaNachtelberger
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Galatea is inspired by the landscape and nature of Santorini to produce some truly beautiful pottery - a far cry from the touristy "traditional" pottery found elsewhere on the island. She also makes-to-order if you require something more specific. One of the most cherished pieces...More

Date of experience: August 2013
5  Thank AthGP
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