A place of wild beauty and an eternal symbol of rebirth from the ashes. The island of Santorini -or Thira as is its ancient Greek name- is a place of great contrasts that enchants the visitor. Located in the southwestern part of Cyclades it has taken its current shape, from the volcano located there and the massive explosion that occurred thousands of years ago. It is considered one of the largest eruptions in the world and some researchers believe that this has caused the end of the Minoan civilization. Another theory, wants the seabed of Santorini holding the secrets of the mythical Atlantis.