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Yabba dabba doo!

Fred Flintstone: I hate to bust your bubble, but if you build houses this small, who’s gonna live in them?”

Gery Giostone: I’m gonna live in them. 602 more words

Let's Travel

The Greek Isles: Thira

More popularly known as Santorini.

Santorini is the epitome of postcard pretty – and I like to think of it as the Venice of Greece. 541 more words

Adventures

Greece: Santorini - Thira

Thira, also named Fira, represents the capital of Santorini, an island belonging to the Cyclades group. Volcanic in origin, the island is associated with the legend of Atlantis, a city that was destroyed by a volcanic eruption, just as Santorini was affected by a major one more than 3000 years ago, during the period of the Minoan civilization. 421 more words

Greece

The POETE Analysis - Emergency Planning and Beyond

POETE stands for Planning, Organizing, Equipping, Training, and Exercising. These are the five elements that each jurisdiction should be examining their own capabilities by. By examining their capabilities through each of these elements, a jurisdiction can better define their strengths and areas for improvement. 1,164 more words

Tim Riecker

Santorini! Showstopper at every turn

When you think of the Greek Islands what immediately comes to your mind’s eye? Come on, don’t lie. Is it the sun, the beaches and the sand, the gorgeous blue waters of the Aegean Sea, the white-washed buildings with a blue trim? 1,166 more words

Europe

Treasures of Santorini

If I were to summarise in just one word the week I`ve recently spent in Santorini, that word would be amazing. The combination of perfect weather, beautiful surroundings, generous history, good food and kind locals made for an unforgettable week on this Greek island in the Aegean Sea. 1,279 more words

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