Author Archives: Machi Synodinou

New daily schedule for the Museums in Santorini

A new daily schedule has been put into effect for the Akrotiri Archaeological Site, the Archaeological Museum and Ancient Thera. The aforementioned sites are eventually closed on Tuesdays, instead of Mondays, as laid down in a recent decision by the Ministry of Culture and Sports. The Museum of Prehistoric Thera will continue to be closed […]

Registrations for the 5th Santorini Experience are now open

Professional and amateur running and open water swimming athletes from all over the world will feel a rush of adrenaline at the top sports tourism event “Santorini Experience”, which will be held for a 5th consecutive year, on 4-6 October 2019. “Santorini Experience” opens its registration 10 months before its implementation, in order to serve […]

Two Santorini wines in Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate top wine selection for 2018

We are very happy to share the news with you! Two excellent Santorini wines stood out in Mark Squires -Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate Reviewer that focuses on Portugal, Port, Greece, Israel, Lebanon, much of Eastern Europe and Eastern USA- top list selection for 2018, as follows: – 1994 Estate Argyros • Vinsanto 20 Years Barrel […]

9 special gifts from Santorini to keep your friends’ dreams of Greece alive!

It has been about seven years now that the online store operating through santorini.net, allows travellers in love with Santorini (or that have Santorini in their bucket-list) to order Santorini-related products and, within a few days, have them at their doorstep anywhere in the world. In our “shelves”, the visitor can find Santorini wines and […]

The dates for the Santorini Experience 2019 have been finalized

The Santorini Experience, the ultimate sports experience that has attracted the interest of global professional and amateur athletes in running and open water swimming, comes for the 5th consecutive year in Santorini, 4-6 October 2019. The fans of running will have the opportunity to enjoy the three established routes on the Caldera. The 5km route […]

Athina Luxury Suites: Best Hotel View, Boutique Hotel in Europe & Best Luxury Romantic Hotel in Greece

The exclusive boutique hotel Athina Luxury Suites located on the cliffs of the caldera, in the magnificent island of Santorini, was recognized once more globally and received two more accolades! The boutique hotel that puts you in the most sought-after location in Fira was awarded as the Best Hotel View, Boutique Hotel in Europe by […]

One more award for the tourism film “Greece-A 365 Day Destination”

The film won the “People’s Choice” Award World´s Best Tourism Film 2018 of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals (CIFFT), the biggest competition to reward the World’s Best Tourism Films and World’s Best Tourism Commercials. The film produced by Greek National Tourism Organization (GTNO) was voted first among 29 nominees by audience in 136 […]

European Day of Wine Tourism on November 11

On Sunday, November 11, wineries of the Wine Routes of Greece participate in the European Day of Wine Tourism with hundreds of other European wineries and invite everybody to celebrate with them. Winery visitors will have the opportunity to walk around wine regions, get to know Greek winemakers, enjoy the scenery in beautiful vineyards, tour […]

Winter operating hours at the museums of Santorini from November 1st

The museums and the archaeological sites in Santorini will operate from November 1st with reduced ticket fees. The operating hours and the entrance fees will be as follows: – Akrotiri Archaeological Site: open daily except Mondays 08:00-15:00, ticket 6 euro. Tel. +302286081939 – Archaeological Site of Ancient Thera: open daily except Monday 08:00-15:00, ticket 2 […]