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Atlantis Books

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Address: Oia 84702, Greece
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Exciting Book Shop often with interesting exhibitions

Interesting new and older books.Historical esoteric books unable to be discovered elsewhere .Great helpful and interested staff,willing to listen and explain.

Reviewed 3 days ago
johngmorris
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Interesting new and older books.Historical esoteric books unable to be discovered elsewhere .Great helpful and interested staff,willing to listen and explain.

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little bookshop is a hidden gem. A magical world where you can enjoy a calm athmosphere, surrounded by beautiful books. One of my favourite spots in Oia

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go there, be inspired... we walked in just for Finland ended up buying 2 books, a notebook and a map. We were just feeling a positive energy in this "cave" and hope to come back soon. Loved it.

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1 Thank Mimi L
Aliveri, Greece
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

Having haunted Charing Cross Road for many years, I didn't expect to find an ectoplasmic outreach of it here in Oia. It wasn't open when we passed by, but the owner said he'd open for us; which was nice, but unnecessary, as we decided to return after lunch. Whilst he didn't have anything specific either of us were looking for,... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Interesting and pleasant staff. Many books and other things available here as well as a sign reading "Rent a Cat."

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London, Canada
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

If you love books you MUST visit here. The selection of your typical Indigo-style reads wasn't great, but the place has more character than you can imagine. From old quotes, pieces of the bookstores history, to rare finds (like a first edition of The Little Prince) - it's totally swoon-worthy. It's definitely worth a stop.

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1 Thank BriK200
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

located in the middle of small road inside the town and looks really eye catching. too bad was in hurry.. should back here someday!

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Oia, Greece
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

This is a magical place that gives such great atmosphere in the area, friendly staff and positive energy, in incredibly beautiful style.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

This beautiful little shop is easy to miss, tucked away as it is beneath the street, down a few stairs. OH BUT DO NOT MISS IT! Do not miss the first editions behind the shopkeeper. DO buy some of the local lavender so when you sleep you will dream of Atlantis. DO take time to real the wit and wisdom... More 

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Starkville, Mississippi
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

My husband and I were visiting Santorini for our honeymoon and decided to walk around Oia for a day. We were immediately drawn to this bookstore when we passed through. It is such an interesting place to see that I definatly recommend stopping by (and, if you're like me, you won't be able to resist getting a few odd books).... More 

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