What is Santorini? | The Call of the Silk Road | Stories
Three and a half millennia ago, a volcanic eruption gave birth to something beautiful – the Greek island of Santorini. Every year, millions of tourists flock to this "Jewel of the Aegean Sea," where they are captivated by the breathtaking seascapes and the vision of white houses perched on the cliffs. Santorini today is more than an island paradise; it's a phenomenon, rich in geographical, civilizational and cultural appeal.