Welcome to Matala
The bay of Matala
According to the Greek myth;When Zeus seduced the princess Europa in the form of a white bull,
he crossed the sea and brought her to the beach of Matala.
The artificial caves in the cliff of the Matala bay were created in the Neolithic Age.
Knossos-is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete and is considered Europe's oldest city
The Arkadi Monastery ( Moni Arkadiou) is a 16th century monastery.
The temple of Asclepius,Lissos,Chania
Agia Triada Monastery Church,Chania
15.Memorial at Ano Meros,ChaniaOn 22 August 1944 a number of villages in the Amari valley were attacked by German units.
The residents were forced to leave their homes. Men were, according to some prepared list,
and sometimes for no apparent reason, separated and executed by their families. On the monument 38 names are mentioned,
including four women who were murdered by the Germans on this day. Most of the houses and the church were destroyed.
The Ethnological Museum of Vori, Crete