Santorini is among the world’s 5 most inspiring destinations that will give you a whole new outlook on life, according to abcNews.go.com.
The article begins by mentioning that “Jacques Cousteau, documentarian, explorer, and writer, was said to have had a love affair with Santorini. Cousteau even looked for the lost city of Atlantis in Santorini. It’s not difficult to see why Cousteau was so besotted with this crescent-shaped oasis, made up of a group of islands at the southernmost point of the Cyclades. Its geographical significance is no less impressive than its stunning beauty; the island is still an active volcano, with its crater found in the sea. Thus the houses of Fira and Oia are nestled on the Cliffside above the underwater crater.