New direct flights from North America to Greece during the summer season

New flights connecting directly Athens with the major North American cities are set to begin soon. As announced, American Airlines will offer a new flight from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) to Athens International Airport (ATH), connecting the two cities for the first time. The summer seasonal flight will operate 4 May 2019, through 29 September 2019, and […]

A new distinction for the Santorini Experience – Few days left for early registration fees

Specifically, “Santorini Experience” received the highest distinction in the prestigious Ermis Awards, by receiving the Gold Award for the best sporting event production in 2018! The event ended last year with participants from more than 40 countries and a participation rate of 55% of men and 45% of women. “Santorini Experience” has being held every year […]

New opening times for museums and archaeological sites in March

Akrotiri excavation

New opening times have been put into effect since 1st March for the Akrotiri Archaeological Site, the Archaeological Museum, the Museum of Prehistoric Thira and Ancient Thira. The Akrotiri Archaeological Site was added to the emblematic archaeological sites of the country that will be open seven days a week, while the other three museums expand their opening […]

38 medals for the Santorini wines at the Wine Competition of Thessaloniki

38 medals for the Santorini wines at the Wine Competition of Thessaloniki An impressive harvest of medals for the wines of Santorini at this year’s International Wine & Spirits Competition held in Thessaloniki on February 19th-21st. Overall Santorini won 38 medals: 6 gold (4 of which were awarded to vinsanto), 11 silver and 21 bronze. […]

Green Nea Kameni

The view of Nea Kameni these days is unusually astonishing. A part of the volcano is green and stands out in the volcanic black color. As explained by the President of The Institute for the Study and Monitoring of the Santorini Volcano (I.S.M.O.SA.V.), volcanologist Dr. George Vougioukalakis, the specific area is covered with fine-grained volcanic […]

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, allows travelers 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 […]