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Foodies Alert: 5 Best Traditional Santorini Dishes to Try

When tourists visit the Greek Island of Santorini, they are often surprised by the unique traditional dishes that are served by the locals at tavernas and restaurants.

Massive “Odyssey of the Seas” Cruises in Mykonos, Santorini

"Odyssey of the Seas," one of the largest and most luxurious cruise ships in the world, docked on Thursday at the port of Mykonos. It is believed that it is the largest cruise ship that has visited the cosmopolitan...

Iconic Santorini “Flying Dress” Photo Shoots Come at Hefty Price

Vacationers in Santorini are willing to shell out large sums of money to capture iconic "flying dress" pictures on the island in elaborate photo shoots. Likely the most well-known and popular Greek island, Santorini welcomes millions of visitors each year. Many...

Findings on Santorini Point to “Lost Island of Atlantis” Origins

The ancient lost city of Atlantis may indeed have been located on what is now known as the Greek island of Santorini.

Why Ancient Greeks Mixed Wine With Seawater

Mixing wine and seawater may sound unappealing today, yet it is a winemaking practice that goes back to Ancient Greece, later to be followerd by the Romans

Anafi: A Greek Island Off the Beaten Path

Anafi is a small Cycladic island near Santorini that rewards visitors with its natural beauty, serenity and warm hospitality.

Vampire Diaries Star Nina Dobrev in Santorini Vacation Gateway

Actress Nina Dobrev, who became known for starring in the supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries has been enjoying a romantic gateway in Greece's Santorini. The 33-year-old actress was in the company of her snowboarding champion beau Shaun White, who...

Santorini Wines Owe their Exceptional Quality to Island’s Volcano

Santorini's wines are world-famous for their exceptional quality and unique character, while the island's vineyards are the oldest in Greece

Six Spectacular Windmill Hotels in Greece Overlooking the Aegean

One of the most iconic images from Greece is one of round, whitewashed windmills against the clear, azure sky of islands and mountain slopes. Some of them have been turned into luxurious hotels. The windmill has been an integral part...

Rocks on Santorini Eerily Similar to Those on Mars

Scientists have recently discovered that rocks collected on Greece's Santorini have an eerie resemblance 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...