The Venetian Era 1207-1580

During the years of Venetians rulers of Santorini the need to protect themselves from the pirates gave birth to the Medieval Castles of Santorini. The medieval castles originally located in Oia, Imerovigli, Pyrgos, Emborio and Akrotiri the castles or “Goulas” were the houses of the local rulers and their families lived.

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