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Perfection in Fira, Santorini

It is difficult to get much nearer to perfection than Santorini. I remember blue seas, dazzling white buildings, blue skies, and large white cruise ships loitering in the harbour. 678 more words

Travel

'The sisterhood of the travelling pants'

‘When I saw movie ‘The sisterhood of the travelling pants’ I was obsessed with idea to go to Santorini. the beginning of travel was from Athens with Ferri ‘Blue star’ to Paros island, then to Naxos island and final destination was Santorini. 128 more words

Diametrically Opposed: The Warlord / Deimos

Diametrically Opposed is a series exploring the best hero-villain rivalries in the DC Universe.

Heroes and villains always find unique and interesting ways in which to oppose each other. 1,201 more words

Heroes

Sunny Santorini

Take me away from cold, rainy Sydney and back to Santorini, Greece. July 2012.

Travel

Opening fields: the origins of Western landscape paintings

Ask which were the first landscape paintings in Western art, and most would suggest works of Dürer (1471-1528) covered here, Albrecht Altdorfer (1480-1538), or perhaps the first great exponent of landscapes, Joachim Patinir (1480-1524). 714 more words

Painting

Brock Lindow - 36 Crazyfists (audio interview)

When you hear the band name 36 Crazyfists you can instantaneously get an idea of what they’re all about just through the title. The incredible metalcore band from the chilly old city of Anchorage, Alaska has come a long way over their 21 years of making music together. 361 more words

Interviews

The Caldera Clifftop Hike on Santorini

Santorini was once a single island, rising in the centre to a beautiful cone-shaped peak (like Fujiyama in Japan, or Taranaki/Mount Egmont in New Zealand). Along with Crete, it was at the heart of the Minoan civilisation; a culture that dominated the eastern Mediterranean during the Bronze age, until a cataclysmic volcanic eruption about 3,500 years ago. 1,084 more words

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