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This is YOUR Kythera Heritage Site! aims to preserve the rich heritage of our wonderful island. Members of the community are invited to submit their family collection of stories, photographs, recipes, maps, oral histories, historical documents, songs and poems, home remedies etc. to the site. Uploading directly to the site is easy. Just log-on or register (top right), go to the category you wish to submit to, and click on the "submit" button. Thus you can help make available valuable and interesting material for current and future generations, and inspire young Kytherians to learn more about their fascinating heritage.

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Photos, Modern Landscapes

northern beaches !!

agios nikolaos , on the northern tip of the island   , past the village of platia ammos is another relatively...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

what a view !

the fire look out at aroniathika has spectacular views of virtually all of the island , and when there is...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

fri ammos ..agia pelagia

seaside village of agia pelagia with one of the popular beaches .. firi ammos beach is a favourite for summer...

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the castle !

just past the village of mylopotamos and down to the village of kato chora, you will find one of the...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

on of the islands best kept secrets !!

north of karava is platia ammos , lovely quiet village with a new seafood restraurant , and a lovely spot...

Photos, Modern Portraits

the way we were !

kythera we dont see anymore, this  photo was taken in the early 80s, when it wasnt uncommon to see this...

Kythera map (Click to enlarge)

Kythera map with points of interest.

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19.01.2018 (Message Board)

Carol Kostakos Petranek

My ancestors are from villages around Sparta. One of my cousins told me that our Zarafonitis family...

27.12.2017 (Message Board)

Antony Zaglas

The Kavezos family were from the Village of Zaglanikianika on Kythira. The last Kavezos(Anastasios Ioannou Kavezos) on...

04.12.2017 (Message Board)

kieu tinh

Best medical solutions offered by the nursing homes in Minnesota are always accessible easily online. You can...

01.12.2017 (Message Board)

Caroline Dick

I am an academic and doing research on the Greek aliens in Australia from 1916. My grandfather...