Emporio, Santorini – a photographer’s paradise

One of the hidden treasures of Santorini is the ‘kasteli’ (castle) of Emporio village! Emporio, although it is one of the greatest in population village of the island, it is not very often visited by tourists. However, I am sure it will fascinate you and you will find that it narrates its story only by pictures! The castle of Emporio Entering the castle of Emporio, … Continue reading Emporio, Santorini – a photographer’s paradise

Top 10 Villages in Santorini

Check out our quick guide on the most beautiful villages of Santorini. They are all beautiful! Fira Fira is the modern capital of Santorini, a traditional settlement, which name derives from an alternative pronunciation of  ‘Thira’ the ancient name of the island itself. Fira is a city of white-washed houses built on the edge of the 400 m high caldera on the western edge of the semi-circular … Continue reading Top 10 Villages in Santorini

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The amazing geological history of Santorini

The geological history of Santorini is not just a story of men. It is the history of a land that emerged from the depths of the sea constantly evolving and shaped along with its people’s lives, since then. How the geological history of Santorini started? The geological history of Santorini begins million years ago since the Aegean Sea was just a land known as ‘Aigiida’. … Continue reading The amazing geological history of Santorini