Santorini, a breath-taking view!
The view of the Kaldera takes your breath! If you find yourself at a settlement close to the verge of this famous crater, you can see from up high the cruise ships as well as decades of smaller ships drifting like toys within an impressive basin, formed 3,000 years ago by the volcano eruption that shattered the Aegean! The remains of this crater have turned into small islands –Therasia, New Kameni and Old Kameni- that you may visit as part of a daily cruise.If you find yourself at the level of the sea, the houses, perched on the rock, seem miraculously suspended in the air! Many of them have renovated interiors yet retain the traditional Cycladic outer face, forming a unique proposition for dream-like vacations with all amenities, with a view to the endless blue of the Aegean…The settlements of the Kaldera -Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli and Oia- attract the interest of all fans of entertainment. Indeed, here entertainment takes on a new meaning, inviting you to stay up till the morning hours to see the sun rising and sheding light on this marvelous environment… Numerous small villages like Pyrgos, Messaria and Emboreio provide great walks, marvelous vistas and tasty local food, while the beaches on the eastern side, most of them featuring black pebbles, shall enchant you. Make sure to visit the famous archaeological site at Akrotiri, a prehistoric settlement inhabited 6,000 years ago!