The Monastery of Kapsas, or, better, the Monastery of Aghios Ioannis Prodromos (St. John the Baptist) is situated within a rocky and wild area of magic beauty, facing the Libyan Sea, between the beaches of Makrygialos and Goudouras; it is found...WEITERLESEN..
The Monastery of Faneromeni of Aghios Nicolaos is found on a low hill within the archaeological site of the Minoan settlement of Gournia. It is situated at a distance of 24 kilometers eastern to Aghios Nicolaos and 45 kilometers western to Sitia.....WEITERLESEN..
The Monastery of Toplou is one of the most important and the richest monasteries in Crete. It is situated at a distance of 14 kilometers eastern to Sitia and some 6 kilometers northeastern to Palaecastro.It is a square building surrounded by a high wall.... .WEITERLESEN..
The Archaeological Museum of Aghios Nicolaos was established in 1970, initially on purpose to house the numerous finds of the archaeological excavations and surveys in Eastern Crete, as up to then these finds were displayed in the Archaeological Museum of...WEITERLESEN..