Fira or Thira is the capital of Santorini. Located on the cliffs offers panoramic views of the caldera, the sea and the volcanic islands. Fira is full of stone paved little streets, where you can find all kind of shops, small caffes , and restaurants . Fira is a very busy place, and all the banks, the post office, and all public services are located here. You can explore the small alleys, the cave houses, the blue domes, do some shopping, or relax in a cafe terrace overlooking the caldera and the aegean sea. In Fira you can also find the Archeological museum, and the museum of Prehistoric Thera . You can also see the old port of the island, currently used only by cruise ships, which you can access either by the cable car, or on foot by walking down the 650 steps. Fira is a place that you can not miss while your visit in Santorini.