“Santorini-Visual Quest” by Christoforos Asimis at Bellonio Cultural Center

The painting exhibition of Christoforos Asimis , entitled “Santorini-Visual Quest”, will be hosted at Bellonio Cultural Center, in Fira, from July 18th to August 30th. By means of his new exhibition, Christophoros Asimis attempts a new visual approach [...]

The unique “White Beach” of Santorini

Undoubtedly the specificity of the geomorphology of Santorini is what makes the island so special. The volcano has formed the island over the centuries and has now transformed it into an open geological book with [...]

Rocks on Santorini Eerily Similar to Those on Mars

Along with being one of the most popular tourist destinations in the entire Mediterranean, the Greek island of Santorini has become an excellent destination for comparative planet studies. Many would be surprised to learn that [...]

Run along the Caldera at the 5th Santorini Experience

Santorini is the ultimate all year-round tourism destination all over the world, distinguished for its deep blue sea, Cycladic architecture, volcanic energy and its famous sunset. From October 4-6, 2019,however, Santorini gives the world the opportunity to [...]

World’s First Museum Dedicated to Lost Atlantis Opens on Santorini

The world’s first museum dedicated to the mythical — but perhaps real — island of Atlantis opened recently on Greece’s idyllic island of Santorini. The world-renowned Greek destination now hosts a museum which offers an opportunity for visitors [...]

Hotel Prices on Mykonos and Santorini Are the Highest in the Entire Mediterranean

A combination of high demand and a limited number of accommodations on the Greek Cycladic islands of Mykonos and Santorini has caused the prices of hotels there to soar in comparison to other islands in [...]

British Couple Die in Road Accident on Santorini

The British Foreign Office confirmed on Wednesday that the couple who were killed in a road accident on Santorini on Sunday were British citizens. A man and a woman, said to be in their 20s, [...]

Shipping Minister Orders the Recovery of Sunken Cruise Ship ‘Sea Diamond’ in Santorini

Shipping Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis ordered on Friday the salvaging of the cruise ship “Sea Diamond” which sank off the port of Santorini ten years ago, in a relevant order directed to the Municipal Harbour Fund [...]

Santorini, Crete Join Mykonos to Fight Casinos

Local authorities in the Greek islands of Santorini and Crete have hit out at government plans to allow the casinos to open on the popular tourist destinations. Last week, the mayor of cosmopolitan Mykonos sent [...]

Spectacular Fireworks at the Santorini Volcano Festival

Tourists lucky enough to be in the Greek island of Santorini last weekend, had the experience of a lifetime as they watched a spectacular display of fireworks in celebration of the volcanic eruptions that made [...]

Summer Still at its Peak on Santorini

We are in late October and the tourist period in the Aegean islands is over, but on Santorini the tourists are flooding the alleys of the island as they did in mid-August. The charter flights [...]