Christening Yiannis

A Unique Christening Day

Giannis’s christening At Arbora Olea Luxury Resorts was a radiant tapestry of love and togetherness, uniting a close-knit family in a day filled with warmth and endless affection.
The heart of the celebration centered around Giannis, an angelic 1 and a half year old boy, adored immensely by his parents and his big brother. Their unwavering love painted a beautiful picture of familiar bonds, evident in every smile and gesture exchanged.

atmosphere of pure joy

The day commenced with a heartfelt ceremony at the serene monastery of Agia Eirini, where the baptism marked Giannis’s entrance into a world of faith and love. Guided by two devoted godfathers, the ceremony was a testament to the depth of familiar connections and support.
Following the touching ceremony, guests were welcomed to the enchanting Arbora. There, an atmosphere of pure joy enveloped the gathering, with the theme of Winnie the Pooh adding a playful touch. The live saxophone was blending with melodies that filled the air as joyous laughter echoed through the gardens, setting the tone for a day of celebration and happiness.

baptism in crete

Giannis made a captivating entrance alongside his young friends, creating a scene of pure delight that warmed the hearts of all present. Amidst the festivities, children joyfully participated in playful activities under the attentive care of dedicated babysitters.

Traditional Cretan melodies enlivened the evening, filling it with the vibrant spirit of Greek culture. As the night progressed, the DJ took the stage, igniting the party with the best of Greek music, ensuring the celebration reached its peak.


Colorful bouquets adorned each table, adding a touch of elegance, while guests departed with thoughtful bee-themed keychains, a sweet gift symbolizing the day’s joyous celebrations. As the night unfolded into dawn, the festivities continued, lingering in hearts as treasured memories. Giannis’s christening was more than an event; it was a testament to the power of love, family and the promise of a beautiful journey ahead.