Heraklion

Skotino Cave (Agia Paraskevi)

Skotino Cave is located in the prefecture of Heraklion, between the city of Heraklion and that of Hersonissos. It lies close to the village...

Hersonissos Harbour (Limenas Hersonissou)

Hersonissos or Chersonisos is a town situated between the two biggest cities in eastern Crete and is approximately 25 km from Heraklion and 40 km from Agios...

Saint Paraskevi Church

Saint Paraskevi church is located at the harbor of Hersonissos in Heraklion. The church is quite small and was built in 1870 just under...

Saint Titos Church

The Saint Titus church is located in the center of Heraklion, close to the famous Morosini Lions Fountain and the Venetian Loggia.Saint Titus was...

El Greco’s House Museum

El Greco (The Greek) or Dominikos Theotokopoulos as was his real Greek name was a painter, sculptor and architect in the 16th century and...

Lychnostatis Open Air Museum

Lychnostatis Open Air Museum is a folk tradition and ethnology museum located in Hersonissos, Heraklion. The museum first opened in 1992 with a private...

Saint Michael Church

The church of Saint Michael is located in the Skotino area close to the Hersonissos Harbour in Heraklion. The church was built in 2004...

Heraklion Old Venetian Harbour

The Old Harbour of Heraklion is situated north of the Heraklion city and an approximate 15 minute walk from the center. It is considered...

Koules Fortress (Castello del Molo)

Koules Fortress or Castello a Mare or Castello del Molo as it is also known is one of the most impressive landmarks of the...

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Toplou Monastery

Toplou Monastery is a considered one the most significant monasteries in Greece. It was build during the 15th century and it is positioned on the eastern...