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Chasing the Sunset in Santorini

Situated about 200km southeast of the Greek mainland in the southern Aegean sea, Thera is the largest of three islands in the archipelago of Santorini. Thera, which is internationally recognized as Santorini, is essentially the remains of a once larger island that was destroyed by a massive volcanic eruption 3600 years ago. 609 more words

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Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! CLICK TO ENLARGE:

Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! CLICK TO ENLARGE:



Although you would think that there should be references to the sea (of all places!) on Linear B tablets and fragments, until now at least such references simply have not appeared. 115 more words
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What Makes Santorini Wine Unique

What Makes Santorini Wine Unique

 The Greek climate is especially favourable for growing grapes, but the majority of Greece is very rocky, which limits the growing areas. 211 more words

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