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Greece: see ThíraThíra
or Thera
, volcanic island (1991 pop. 9,360), c.30 sq mi (80 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea. One of the Cyclades, Thíra is also known as Santorini, for St. Irene, the protector of the island. It is a tourism center noted for its wine.
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Thankfully, Katikies Santorini, in Oia, delivers, with 34 elegant, spacious rooms, three infinity pools, and two restaurants, all with the same jawdropping view across the Aegean.
Menia Voevoda, General Manager of Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Santorini, said, "A homegrown hotel brand that is now recognised and admired as the preferred choice of visitors from around the world has raised the benchmark in service excellence.
The Santorini property features a collection of 62 rooms and suites, a beach club, international restaurants and bars.
Situated on Greece's most stunning volcanic island, Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Santorini caters to discerning travellers with its collection of 62 luxe rooms and suites, stylish beach club, international restaurants and bars and idyllic ambience.
And given its modern-day beauty, I can only imagine what that must have been like as I was whisked across the calm, deep blue waters towards Santorini's harbour.
"Greek authorities should be stepping up and stopping donkeys from being marched into the ground in Santorini, not covering up the cruelty of forcing them to carry heavy loads of tourists up hundreds of steps," PETA Director Elisa Allen said in a statement.
Located in Pasig City, Santorini is the ideal choice if you are looking for a relaxing place to stay in the city without going too far from business establishments.
"My flight from Santorini got cancelled, so I then had to fly from Santorini to Athens, from Athens to Barcelona.
Santorini features a swimming pool and a fitness center where your mom can do laps, strengthen her body and be in tiptop shape.
But while Mykonos and Santorini are all about sophistication and fashion, with congested roads and whopping price tags to match, there's a beautiful and inexpensive simplicity to Ios.
Greece banned "overweight" tourists from riding donkeys in Santorini after animal rights activists complained the animals were suffering from spinal injuries and open wounds due to the same, reports said Wednesday.