Santorini

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Extreme Fire Risk!

The continuing high temperatures and resulting tinder-dry conditions have increased the risk of forest fires across Greece to critical. Already this year there have been nearly 100 wildfires across Greece. The high number of wildfires that occur each year in Greece are, in many cases, due to human negligence, rather than climatic conditions, such as […]

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Uniquely Comprehensive

The A to Z Guides to the Aegean islands of Santorini, Rhodes, Thassos and Kos are the most comprehensive and up to date travel guides on the planet…..and maybe elsewhere! Our travel guides are the only ones to combine the printed book with the full power of the Internet, keeping you informed before, during and […]

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Grape Harvest, Santorini

August 5 marks the first day of the grape harvest on the island and the busiest time of the year for local wineries. The secret of successful grape cultivation on the island lies in the trapped humidity as well as the morning dew, which emanates from the sea within the caldera. The vineyards are not […]