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Kato Zakros

Kato Zakros

At the end of a dazzling road, on the far east coast of Crete, lies the small village of Kato Zakros in a fertile valley with olive groves. It has a beautiful little tranquil...

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Fourno Korifi and Pyrgos

Fourno Korifi and Pyrgos

Fourno Korifi About a kilometer east of Myrtos lies the proto-Minoan settlement of Fournou Korifi. (2800 – 2200 BC). There's a sign on the road that points up a gully. Climb up...

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Vasiliki

Vasiliki

The settlement of Vasiliki is one of the first Minoan settlements with urban organization. It lies on the slopes and top of a lower hill near the village of Vasiliki from which...

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Gournia Minoan settlement

Gournia Minoan settlement

A short drive from Agios Nikolaos lies the archaeological site of Gournia on the north coast. Gournia - the ancient name of which is not known - is the most characteristic of the...

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