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Explore life in Western Crete – Kissamos – Elafonisi

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Botanic Pictures

These pictures of plants and trees are part of the Old School exhibit in Museum Vlatos Kissamos. Come and visit! [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”52″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″ show_slideshow_link=”1″ slideshow_link_text=”[Show slideshow]” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Animals in the museum

These pictures are part of the Old School display in Museum Vlatos. They show animals with their greek name written underneath. Visit Museum Vlatos Kissamos. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”51″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″ show_slideshow_link=”1″ slideshow_link_text=”[Show…

Heroes of the Greek fight against the Turks in 1821

In Museum Vlatos Kissamos, in the entrance you will find a beautiful display of portraits of Greek heroes of the fight against the Turks in 1821. Please come and have a look for yourself! [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”50″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″…

Cretan heroes (portraits)

In Museum Vlatos you will find a series of portraits, black and white on paper of Cretan heroes dating back to 1572. It is an extraordinary set that needs restoration an framing but is on display anyway. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”49″…

Venetian Villa in Vlatos

This luxurious restored 120sq.m Venetian style villa with private pool, blends modern and traditional elements, while integrating the best of local architecture. The villa, first built during the Venetian period , has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms accommodates up to…

Relax and swim in Archontika Villas

In a dreamy Mediterranean mountain village lies the village of Elos (near Elafonisi beach) at an altitude of 650 meters, tucked among gorgeous chestnut trees and beautiful nature, just a drive away from the Chania region’s amazing beaches. This is…

Nice house: Villa Meli Zachari in Perivolia

This traditional villa sits on a luscious mountain hill on the top side of the village of Perivolia. The host, Zacharias Papadakis shown us around the property and the result can be seen here. Book this fantastic place directly with…

See griffon vultures feed in Inaxorio

Thanks to Miris from Milia we are now able to show you video of the bearded vultures feeding in Inaxorio. We are organising our selfs to be able to offer tours to this unique event.

Faces on a panagyri

Yesterday we celebrated Agios Konstantinos in Vlatos. It is such great experience to celebrate together with the local villagers: church, food, drink, music dance. Here is an impression of the people on yesterdays event. Also see Facebook for complete coverage.

Vlatos Jazz Teaser Video

Inaxorio produced a teaser video for Vlatos Jazz. Enjoy!

Updated event calendar

The event calendar is updated with the Vlatos Jazz program and various celebrations in Inaxorio.

Vlatos Jazz

Live jazz music in Vlatos Starting June 28 and every second Thursday at 8:30 pm. in the picturesque village and Vlatos, the Vlatos Cultural Association presents in collaboration with Martin Vlatos and Maria Manousaki: Vlatos Jazz. The jazz evenings will…

Folklore Museum in Vlatos

The folklore museum in Vlatos opened its doors for the public again this season. Please visit this lovely little museum and maybe combine it with a nice walk in the mountains or a lunch in one of Vlatos tavernas.

Inaxorio: the Movie

Only today I found this wonderful movie about Inaxorio online. It was made in 2005 and tells about the bearded vulture.

Spring flowers

On a morning walk in March, three weeks before Easter.

Morning winterwalk

It is winter in Inaxorio and that means rain but it is still the most beautiful place in Europe.

Old School Museum – Μουσείο παλαιού σχολείου

There is always something going on in the Old School Museum in Vlatos. Jazz music, old tools, looms, literature, you name it! Come for a visit starting January every day from 10:00 until 13:00. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”43″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″…

The History of Wine in Crete

And there was wine The history of the vineyard can be traced back to the furthest reaches of time. Seeds of wild vines have even been found in caves inhabited by prehistoric nomadic tribes. Before the ice age, the vine…

Fragments of museum artefacts

A small collection of fragments shot of objects in the Old School Museum in Vlatos. Opened daily from 10:00 to 13:00. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”38″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″ show_all_in_lightbox=”0″ use_imagebrowser_effect=”0″ show_slideshow_link=”1″ slideshow_link_text=”[Show slideshow]” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included”…