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Santorini ready to extend holiday season with year-round tourism

Santorini, Greece.
Santorini, Greece. Image by Robert Young / CC BY 2.0

The authorities of Santorini (Thira) have announced that this popular Greek island is ready to receive visitors year-round. Many hotels will remain open throughout the year, and there are increased daily flights and ferry services. To extend the tourist season, booking services such as charters and transfers will also be available for an extended period so that travellers can arrange their stay in advance. According to authorities, the decision is influenced by market demands. Read more: news.gtp.gr