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Scientists: Santorini Tsunami of 1650 BC Caused by Pyroclastic Flows, Not Caldera Collapse

The 1650 BC eruption of the Santorini volcano triggered tsunamis that heavily damaged coastal towns and disrupted vital shipping and trade operations, a new...

The Unforgettable Tours of Santorini’s Volcano and Caldera!

There are many beautiful sights to take in on the Greek island of Santorini. The island is known for its colorful volcanic stone backdrop...

More Findings at Oldest Island Sanctuary on Greece’s Keros

The oldest island sanctuary in the world is on the island of Keros, between Naxos and Santorini, according to British archaeologist Sir Colin Renfrew,...

Shipping Min Announces Facelift for Santorini’s Harbor

The harbor of Athinios on the island of Santorini, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece and worldwide, is to get a...

Scientists Warn of Possible Earthquakes, Volcanic Eruptions, Tsunamis in Santorini

Greek and international scientists warn of a possibility of earthquakes, underwater volcanic eruptions and accompanying tsunamis in the Santorini-Amorgos area. The international PROTEUS project (Plumbing...

Santorini Tourism Sector Flourishes Amidst Concerns of Excessive Construction

According to the latest numbers, this October the Greek island of Santorini had an exceptionally good month in tourism, adding on to the tourism...

Santorini’s Mayor Fears Long Tourism Season Overexploits the Island

The tourist season on the island of Santorini begins in early March and ends just before Christmas. The number of tourists exceeds 2 million...

New Evidence: Santorini Caldera Created From ‘Pyroclastic Flows’

Scientists presented their study on the different stages in the creation of the caldera and came to the conclusion that the catastrophic tsunami that...

Libra Group Offers Paid Internships to Young Greeks for Summer 2017

The Libra Group is offering paid internships to bright and ambitious young Greeks and people of Greek origin for the summer of 2017. The interns will...

Tourism in October 2016 Is Santorini’s Best Ever!

The Greek island of Santorini has successfully become a year-round destination, authorities are boasting. The concerted efforts of the tourism sector to keep the tourists coming after...

Bart van der Linden Wins Parkour Red Bull Art of Motion in Santorini (video)

It's a newer form of art; a free-spirited creative way that athletes express themselves. On Saturday the Red Bull Art of Motion kicked off on...

Santorini’s Volcano Erupts in Ifestia Fiesta [video]

The Ifestia Festival of Santorini takes place each September with a series of artistic events aimed at re-enacting the Thera eruption in 1600 BC....

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