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The famous cherry tomato of Santorini was nominated product of Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) by the European Commission under the term Tomataki Santorinis.
The solo painting exhibition Internal Dialogues of Mrs Irini Drossou will last from September 14th to October 12th, 2013, at the Cultural Centre of Megaron Gyzi in Fira, Santorini.
An impressive freerunning event is returning to Santorini for the 3rd time. On September 14th, top freerunners from all the world are meeting to this wonderful island for the Red Bull Art of Motion 2013.
The severe volcanic eruption of Santorini happened in early summer, as deducted by a recent scientific research. This conclusion came after studying insect sediments found in a vase with sweet peas in Aktotiri.
Beer Volkan, exclusively produced on the island of Santorini, was recently awarded as Product Innovation of the Year in the International Beer Awards in Prague, Czech Republic.
One painting group exhibition and seven music concerts are included this year in the program of Megaro Gyzi Festival in Santorini. The festival will take place from August 1st to August 23rd under the artistic direction of Yannis Papaconstantinou. Entrance to events is free.
One painting and sculpture exhibition, six music concerts and a children's narrative performance are presented this year in the Megaro Gyzi Festival 2012. Entrance to all events is free.
The organizing team of the Santorini Biennale of Arts has the pleasure to announce the 1st International Biennale of Santorini that will take place on the island from August 1st till September 30th, 2012, while some parallel events have already started since July 1st.
The ancient town of Akrotiri in Santorini finally reopened to visitors, after the completion of the bioclimatic roof.
An amusement and shopping park that was constructed copying the architecture of Santorini opened on March 24th 2012, in Thailand.
An ancient relief that probably belongs to the Roman times was discovered yesterday by chance, during excavational works for water supply and sewerage system in Perissa Santorini.
Santorini receives more and more distinctions over the last years, ranking it among the top world destinations. This time, it was BBC that ranked Santorini the most beautiful island in the world, in the travel pages of its website.
A new tribute for Santorini: Travel & Leisure magazine ranks Santorini in the first place among a list of magnificent island destinations for the year 2011.
The alternative island of Santorini Greece is included in the Thomas Cook list with top 11 destinations for 2011.
This year's schedule for 2011 has been announced and it includes many interesting events, such as painting exhibitions and music concerts. It lasts from August 1st-23rd.