Kaspersky Lab supports the Akrotiri Excavations

Kaspersky Lab has been offering, since 2015, significant support to the excavation taking place at Akrotiri in Santorini. The Lab finances among others: – the study of fixing the buildings that have already come to light – the additional excavation in the archaeological site – the restoration of one of the frescoes already found in […]

A motorcycle procession for a good purpose

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride (DGR) a motorcycle fund-raising event, was successfully organised for the 3rd consecutive year in Santorini on Sunday, September 30, 2018, with the participation of 46 motorcycles. Classic motorcycles with their riders were “present” at the annual global meeting to raise awareness of prostate cancer issues and promote male health in general. The […]

Santorini honors the great archaeologist Spyros Marinatos

The bust of Spyros Marinatos, the remarkable archaeologist who, in 1967, brought to light the great prehistoric settlement of Akrotiri, finally adorns the archaeological site of Akrotiri. The unveiling of the bust was made in an emotional atmosphere on Sunday, September 30, by the Mayor of Thera, Nikos Zorzos in the presence of many residents […]

Photography exhibition “1/2 one” – An innovative approach of the stone-lighthouses in Greece

Kostas Ntanis, photographer and director announces his solo photography exhibition “½ one” in “Oia Vineyart” from September 21 to October 21, 2018. For his current exhibition, Ntanis presents forty photographs from his two-year project “½ one”, of twenty-three stone-built lighthouses around Greece. Night shots of these lighthouses have not been presented to the public before. This new vision […]

Final countdown for the Volcanoes Festival 2018!

We are just one day before the volcanoes festival (Ifestia Festival) of 2018, with the main fireworks event expected to start tomorrow, the 15th of September 2018, at 20:30. The previous years the show lasted for about 40 minutes, with visitors from all over the world gathered in the cliff-side of Fira to enjoy the […]

Atlantis Exhibition by Aerienirti at the Santorini Arts Factory

The Santorini Arts Factory (SAF) in Vlychada proudly presents the exhibition of Aerienirti-Irini Drossou, called ”ATLANTIS”. The exhibition will run from 14 September to 7 October | Opening: 14/09/2018 at 19:30 ‘ATLANTIS’ myth or today’s reality? A past that insists on the future and demands to become reality. Inconceivable its beauty, shakes its intransigence. Through the evolution […]

Three awards for Greece at the Condé Nast Traveller Awards

With two major distinctions and three awards in total, Greece triumphed at the annual Condé Nast Traveller 21st Readers’ Awards 2018 ceremony, held in London. More specifically, Greece won: The 1st  place in the “Best Islands / Favorite Islands” category The 1st place and top prize of the “The World’s Top 100”, having earned the […]

Discover the wonder and wisdom of the Greek Gods!

Who are these Greek gods? What do they do all day long? Are they just watching over us mortals or are they being a little human themselves? Learn more about these fascinating characters through exciting stories of their everyday lives. Discover the wonder and wisdom of the Greek Gods and learn more about their fascinating […]

The Donkey Sanctuary: Positive talks with the Mayor of Santorini on working equines

The Donkey Sanctuary and its partner, Greek Animal Welfare Fund/Animal Action Hellas (GAWF), held positive talks on 24 August with the Mayor of Santorini, Anastasios-Nikolaos Zorzos, who has pledged to improve the conditions for working equines on the Greek island. A team from The Donkey Sanctuary and GAWF were on the island from 19 to […]

American Airlines to launch a new daily direct Chicago-Athens connection

American Airlines announced that it will launch a seasonal service, for the 2019 summer season, from Chicago, US to Athens, Greece, as part of its European network expansion. The flights will be carried out daily from May 3 until October 2, 2019 with the state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner, and are expected to offer about 70,000 […]