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Petras

On a low hill (h. 40 m.) by the sea lies an important Minoan settlement. It had a large harbour and was the centre of an area bordered by Chamezi on the west, Praisos on the south, and Analoukas on the east. Despite evidence of habitation in the last phase of the...

Oval House of Hamezi

The building complex that was discovered on a hill (altitude about 500 from the surface of the sea) known as “Souvloto Mouri”, opposite Hamezi of Siteua, dates back to the Middle Minoan IA period (2160 / 1979 – 20th century B.C.) and has particulary...

Old Primary School of Lithines

The Old Primary School of Lithines – Siteia has been characterized a historical monument because it is a very interesting building from 1920. The building is in the central square of the village, it has panoramic view and dominates the surrounding area. It was...

Kryopotamos Bridge at Myrtos

North of Myrtos, on the way to Mournies, where river Kriopotamos flows (in the summer the river is dry) there is a bridge, from the built-in inscription of which we learn that it was built in 1884. The bridge is stone-built and consists of three large arches made of...

Fountains of Kritsa

The settlement Kritsa of the Municipality of Agios Nikolaos is one of the most important semi-mountainous traditional settlements of Crete. The three community springs that are located there “and the cobbled road ” at the position Chaniotera have been...
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