Description:Shepherd Entertainment gives you the history of Santorini, the most beautiful island which providing us with the essence of Hellas. The once rounded island shrank to a crescent shape due to a volcanic eruption in Minoan times. An active volcano frequently spitting ashes and lava used to stand on the place where now the sea shines in the bay of the crescent. In the 15th century BC, the volcano erupted. The mountain disappeared at that time, creating the present form of Santorini.