National Geographic : 1944 May
c national Geographic Society Kodachrome by B.Anthony Stewart Santorin's Traffic Climbs 1,200 Steps Up a Brown Cliff from Skaila (the Harbor) to Thera, the Crater-top Town Facing forward and standing up, the boatmen row out to the steamer. At the pier, bag and baggage are transferred tomuleback for the 670-foot climb. From time to time the whole island shakes and lava hisses in the sea. But the people stay on in their cake-icing city. Itistheir home.