Μonuments

Zoodohos Pigi

The very important Byzantine church of Ai Yannis Kyr-Yannis (formal name is Zoodohos Pigi) is on the road to Koufos. It is about 100 metres from the road, set among […]


The German military cemetery in Maleme

The German military cemetery in Maleme (Deutschen Soldatenfriedhof in Maleme) is one of two cemeteries where the graves of German soldiers who died in Greece during the Second World War. […]


The airport of Maleme

Just before the 2nd World War the English persuaded the inhabitants to surrender land to build a military airport. The airport of Maleme put the eye the German army in […]