The Koules or Castello a Mare is a fortress located at the entrance of the old port of Heraklion, Crete, Greece.
Encircling the city, these walls remember much more than just the Venetians. Definitely visit if you're in the town.
The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is a museum located in Heraklion on Crete.
The Agios Minas Cathedral is a Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Heraklion, Greece, serving as the seat of the Archbishop of Crete.
The first public fountain in the city, built by the Venetians and still working. Decorated by the head of an ancient statue.
With a tradition of over 1000 years, this church is truly an antique piece. Inside, you can see the relics of St.
The Historical Museum of Crete was founded by the Society of Cretan Historical Studies in 1953 and is housed in a neoclassical building of…
The Natural History Museum of Crete in Heraklion, Crete is a natural history museum that operates under the auspices of the University of…
Eleftherios Kyriakou Venizelos was a Greek statesman and a prominent leader of the Greek national liberation movement.