SantoriniPosted by: Travel Planet, Posted on: 2 years ago
Santorini is one of the Cyclades islands and the last towards South. A union of five different islands in which there are Aspronisi and Thirasia (ancient Stroggili portions) and the two eruptive islands Palea Kameni and Nea Kameni and Santorini (Thira) is the main island.
Up to 1645 BC Santorini was not divided into five parts and was a single island named Stroggili which means circle in Greek. When the volcano in the middle of the island exploded and Caldera was created. Formation of the rest of two volcanic islands held after various volcanic eruptions initiating from 157 BC until the last one in the 20th century (1950).
The fact responsible for Sontorini’s worldwide fame is its mind pleasurable connotations, volcanic landscape, gray and red beaches, dazzling white houses, terraces with panoramic sea views , stunning sunsets, wild fun.
It is really a enigmatic island, the volcano rules, the large volcanic crater view is the most astonishing one on the planet!