Born and raised on the Greek island of Crete, Vangelis Zervogiannis is a veteran trip leader and licensed guide who specializes in tours around his hometown and in Santorini. Vangelis attained a BA in language and literature from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He advanced his education in Greek archaeology, history and culture at the Greek School for Guides, followed by studies in art history in the Department of History and Archaeology at the University of Crete. With his passion for knowledge plus more than two decades of experience in Greek tourism, Vangelis is the perfect host to showcase the antiquities of Crete, Santorini and the surrounding Aegean.
A foodie and oenophile, Vangelis also has advanced wine certification from The Wine & Spirit Education Trust, and is certified in olive oil tasting; he spends his winters tending to his organic olive groves on the land of his forefathers.