The village of St. George owes its name to the church of Agios Georgios Thalassinos or Thalassitis, which was built on the foundations of large three-aisled basilica.
The church of Saint Charalambos, which is one of the three largest churches of Santorini. The best views of the village Thira will enjoy from Agios Charalambos. The church of Saint Charalambos said to have been founded in 1705. The monastery was dissolved in 1833 along with several other monasteries for men. The following year […]
The name of the village of Panagia Kalou comes from being where the church of Panagia Kalou (Assumption), which was built when the Time of Evil over, volcanic activity, ie, the period from 1649 to 1650.
Agios Eleftherios Church
Church St. Raphael
Agios Charalambos church in Santorini
Agios Onoufrios Church, Santorini
The Archaeological Museum of Thera is located in the center of Fira and reveals the long history of the island. In the center of the capital city near the cable car is the archaeological museum. The building that houses built in 1960 by the Ministry of Public Works in order to replace the previous old […]
The Prehistoric Thira Museum gives visitors through exhibits significant information about the island up to 17o century BC Most of the exhibits, which will impress you, they are from the prehistoric settlement of Akrotiri, which was the most important centers in Greece to 18o and the 17th century BC The Museum of Prehistoric Thera is […]