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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of the community are invited to submit their family collection of stories, photographs, recipes, maps, oral histories, historical documents, songs and poems, home remedies etc.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.

Recent Posts

Photos, Modern Landscapes

oh those summer nights

great way to finish the day after a day on the island in the summer , having a cool drink...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

diving into magic waters ...

one of the best swimming bays on the island .. the small and picturesque village of avlemona is allways a...

Photos, Churches & Icons

arc de myrtithia..

back view of myrtithia, with the olive groves  in the foreground ...

Photos, Churches & Icons

'' stopped into a church i passed along the way ''

lovely little church just passed myrtithia , called agios nikolas perched on the side of the mountain with magnifucent ocean...

Photos, Cafes, Shops & Cinemas

kalo mesimeri !

a great lunch at one of the island finest restaurants ... panaretos in the platia of potamos .. magnificent ,...

Photos, Churches & Icons

riders on the storm !

threating wild storm in early august as the large clouds roll across the village of trifyllianika at a church service...

Tourist Information

Tourist Information, Sightseeing

Little secret worth sharing in Greek island of Kythera

Sunday Telegraph (circulation 490,000) ESCAPE (section) FEBRUARY 22, 2015. KAREN HALABI [[picture:"Halabi Kythera 1.jpg" ID:22776]] Photograph: Aerial view of the...

Tourist Information, Sightseeing

Antikythera. Αντικύθηρα.

History The island is also called Tsitigoto, from the name Cerigoto given by the Venetians, or even, Lee (Lioi), perhaps...

Photos/Vintage Portraits

Kythera map (Click to enlarge)

Kythera map with points of interest.

message board

17.10.2016 (Message Board)

Anita Martin

I have a number of photos witch fit into this category. Will send them over the next...

14.10.2016 (Message Board)

Kytherian Genealogy Club

We are working on creating a family tree for the whole island of Kythera from the mid...

01.10.2016 (Message Board)

Opal Harvey

sorry i forgot to put his last name Zacharias Vrettos Panaretos

01.10.2016 (Message Board)

Opal Harvey

Hey Angela would you be related to Zacharias Vrettos Born in 1911 and migrated to Australia in...