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Explore Arkhangelos in Greece.

Arkhangelos in the region of Crete is a town in Greece - some 212 mi (or 340 km) South-East of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Arkhangelos is now 12:27 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tobruk, Fira, Sklaverokhorion, Rethymno, Patras or İzmir. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Interesting facts about this location

Lyctus

For the beetle genus, see Lyctus (beetle). Lyctus or Lyttos, was one of the most considerable cities in ancient Crete, which appears in the Homeric catalogue. Lyttos is now a village in the municipality of Minoa Pediada.

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Located at 35.2, 25.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek mints, Apollo, Cretan city-states, Former populated places in Greece, Spartan colonies

Psychro Cave

Psychro Cave is an ancient Minoan sacred cave in the Lasithi district of eastern Crete. Psychro is associated with the Diktaean Cave, the putative site of Zeus' birth. According to Hesiod, Theogony 477, Rhea gave birth to Zeus in a cave of Mount Aegaeon, near Lyttos; since the late nineteenth century the cave above the modern village of Psychro has been identified with this sanctuary.

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Located at 35.2, 25.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Ancient caves of Greece, Greek mythology, Lasithi, Minoan sites in Crete

Chersonesos (Lyctus)

Chersonesos or Chersonesus, is an ancient city of Crete, Greece. It was the haven of Lyctus, with a temple of Britomartis 16 M P. from Cnossus. Robert Pashley found ruins close to a little port on the shore, and the actual names of the villages Hersonissos and Episcopianó, indicate that here is to be found what was once the ancient port of Lyctus, and afterwards became an episcopal city. The city minted coins in antiquity.

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Located at 35.2, 25.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek mints, Cretan city-states, Former populated places in Greece, Port settlements in ancient Crete

Iraklion Air Station

Iraklion Air Station was a United States Air Force facility located 16 kilometers east of the city of Iraklion in the village of Gournes, in the north central section of the Greek island of Crete.

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Located at 35.2, 25.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Crete, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force

Amnisos

Amnisos, also Amnissos and Amnisus, is a bronze-aged settlement on the north shore of Crete and was used as a port to the palace city of Knossos. It appears in Greek literature and mythology from the earliest times, but its origin is far earlier, in prehistory. The historic settlement belonged to a civilization now called Minoan. Excavation at Amnisos in 1932 uncovered a villa that included the "House of the Lilies", which was named for the lily theme that was depicted in a wall fresco.

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Located at 35.2, 25.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Former populated places in Greece, Heraklion (regional unit), Minoan sites in Crete, Populated places in Ancient Greece, Port settlements in ancient Crete