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Thira, Santorini  

Thira, Santorini

Overlooking the caldera
In The Cyclades

July 14th 2016
The islands were beautiful but really hot for June. This has been a return trip to our favorite Cyclades Islands. Nothing really new, but all very enjoyable. The ferries took us from Crete to Santorini, to Paros and Antiparos, to Sifnos, to Syros, and to Mykonos. We've hiked, swam, visited museums, eaten lots of Greek food, ridden the local buses, and have had many a "freddo cappuccino" from cafes ... read more
Europe » Greece » South Aegean

Greek Flag Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
18th July 2016

The deep blue sea
Nothing more beautiful than this part of the world.

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