Santorini one of the top 10 island destinations in the world
You would recognize photos of Santorini even if you have never been there. The pastel-colored houses carved into cliffs, the sparkling sapphire waters, shinning white buildings topped with half-spheres the color of the clear blue sky.The black volcanic Perissa and Kamari beaches are big draws, as is its the most famous Red Beach near Akrotiri.
Santorini offering stunning views from sky-high towns, wide-ranging cuisine, lovely galleries, flourishing nightlife and excellent wines.Here you’ll find peace as you travel aimlessly the black sand beaches or the streets of a small-town village like Imerovigli. Beautiful Oia is world popular for its astonishing sunsets, which seem shaded with every shade of an artist’s palette.
On the other hand in Imerovigli, there are terrific restaurants in walking distance.Also, in Imerovigli you are a 25 minute Caldera walk to Fira. Fira is the capital and a little more touristy. That is where all the shopping is and it feels more like a port city. That is where all the donkeys are if you have heard about Santorini.
The entire island of Santorini was previously a massive volcano
The entire island of Santorini was previously a massive volcano that exploded, it’s lava hardened into the half rotunda shape that you see today. The remaining fall apart into small fragments of volcano is underwater. The caldera-forming emission of Santorini in the Late Bronze Age is known to have been tsunamigenic, and caldera subside has been proposed as a mechanism.
So many things to do on the island
There are so many things to do on the island so you better plan ahead. You can walk the Caldera over to Fira and soak up all the sights along the way.There are so many tours in Santorini that you can arrange in due course.The second form of earnings in Santorini Greece is their cultivation, aka wineries. There are parts of it that reminds you of the Italian countryside.
Don’t just dream about the aquamarine waters of the Aegean or the sunset seen from the island of Santorini book now to visit this stunning island.You can take either a 30 minute flight or 3 hour ferry from Mykonos to Santorini.