Santorini’s distinctive square-topped Skaros Rock appears in silhouette during sunset. Tour boats approach the romantic village of Oia at the northwest tip of the island (left & center) while the silhouette of nearby Ios island is visible in the background (rear).
Hotels, houses and churches cling to the cliffside in Imerovigli village above Skaros Rock, left, on Santorini. Click on the photo to view a larger image.
This sea-level view from Athinios port on Santorini shows a cruise ship at the base of square-topped Skaros Rock (left), whitewashed buildings in the island’s highest village, Imerovigli (center), and some of the rugged steep cliffs of the world-famous caldera (right)
This blue gate in the Santorini village of Firostefani overlooks Thirasia island (top left) and offers a teasing peek of whitewashed buildings in the village of Oia on Santorini’s northwest tip, partially visible behind massive Skaros Rock (right)