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The volcano is what made Santorini what it is today. It continues to dominate the caldera and attracts the attention of all visitors.  The  caldera was created from a massive eruption around 1650 BC, one of the largest in the history of mankind, followed by the land's collapse. It was the same eruption that destroyed the Minoan civilization in Crete. The volcano is not currently active.

The volcano is what made Santorini what it is today. It continues to dominate the caldera and attracts the attention of all visitors. The caldera was created from a massive eruption around 1650 BC, one of the largest in the history of mankind, followed by the land's collapse. It was the same eruption that destroyed the Minoan civilization in Crete. The volcano is not currently active.

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