Travel Guide to Santorini, Greece3460
Colorful! Spectacular! Beautiful! Romantic!
This is some of the words that best describes the island of Santorini.
The islands is a result of a massive volcanic eruption that happened 3600 years ago.
Even though Santorini has a violent origin it has the most majestic landscape, spectacular sunsets and great wines that lure tourists all over the world.
Santorini is one of the great natural wonders of the world, and its main attraction is the landscape and seascape of the island itself.
Santorini’s primary industry is tourism, particularly in the summer months.
Santorini is well-known for its low-lying cubical houses, made of local stone and whitewashed or lime-washed with various volcanic ashes used as colours.
The island is popular for its legendary sunsets, which is some of the most spectacular in the world.
Santorini ranks among top destinations for wedding celebrations for at least 4 years – primarily for sunset and peace.
The landscape such as the blue sky, the little white houses perched on gigantic rocks on hills that plummet to the sea, the lemon and orange groves, the pink and white churches that look like pastry cakes and the faces and warmth and expressiveness of the Greek people makes the island a popular tourist destination.
The best time to visit Santorini is from June to September since it is when almost all events and festivals occur.
During these months, the weather is great for a swim and staying on the beach.
Spoil yourself with a vacation to Santorini and enjoy the beautiful, colourful and spectacular atmosphere with a splash of romance.
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