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2013 Year of Gastronomy in Santorini

Santorini attempts “gastronomic excess” with a series of products unique in the world. Because of the character of its subsoil, products stand out for their taste and particularity, while often they cannot cover the increased demand, because of their...

Aegean Sea's Volcanoes Attract Tourists

There is a special group of tourists who loves "explosions" and adventure and to walk nearby the volcanic areas, perfect for some some Greek islands, especially Santorini, which has one of the most famous craters, or caldera. Volcanism on Santorini...

Santorini 5th Best Island In World

Santorini, with its black volcanic-soil beaches, whitewashed houses and astonishing view, has been raked number five in the list of top 10 islands in the world by the web site TripAdvisor. Number one was Ambergris Cay, Belize’s largest island,  a...

Top 5 "Weird" Tips For a Cheap Trip to Santorini

Oh hell no, I ain't paying that!! My girlfriend wanted me to take her to Santorini for a week for our anniversary and until I heard the 300 euros ($455) per night cost of a simple room, I was...

21 Regional Airports to be Developed

Twenty-one regional airports in Greece will be split into two groups to be conceded to private investors for a period of about 30-35 years, the government announced on March 7, without saying how much the project was expected to...

Santorini Reaches Out to Foodlovers

A campaign under the name, 2013 Year of Gastronomy in Santorini, has been launched by the islands’ municipality to co-ordinate the efforts of local hoteliers, restaurateurs and other entrepreneurs who are involved in tourism. This year, the islanders will dedicate...

More Foreigners Eyeing Greek Holiday Homes

More and more property buyers from abroad are scanning the Greek real estate market for investment opportunities, although for the time being they only seem to be window shopping, as they expect prices to drop further. In a recent report...

OneRepublic Band Member Says Greece Was Favorite Travel Destination

In a recent interview, lead guitarist Zach Filkins of the successful band OneRepublic said Greece has "definitely been favorite" of all the traveling they've done while currently working on their third album, "Native." Filkins also mentioned that the band...

Pitt, Jolie’s Luxurious Secret Hideaway in Santorini

International media have reported repeatedly that well-known Hollywood couple of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have bought a house on Aegean island of Santorini, something that the couple has denied. Now Greek media are reporting that Brad Pitt and...

Giant Magma Ball Threatens Island Santorini

A huge balloon of magma about 15 times the size of London’s Olympic stadium is growing beneath the holiday island of Santorini. Geologists led by Oxford University say the chamber of super-heated rock expanded from ten to 20million cubic metres...