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of the community are invited to submit their family collection of stories, photographs, recipes, maps, oral histories, historical documents, songs and poems, home remedies etc.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

all clear !

one of the many fire fighting trucks and men that battled the 2017 fires on the island but the road...

Photos, Modern Landscapes


one of the villages that the fire approached the  houses at Areoi near mylopotamos.. 

Photos, Modern Landscapes

2017 island fires

the view from the aroniathika fire look out [ that was also burnt in the recent fires] the villages of...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

what a disgrace !!

the once  beautiful waterfall at mylopotamos is now reduced to what resembles a swamp , in all my years of...

Photos, Modern Portraits

lest we forget !!

great initiative from Mr.Peter Manea [ middle ] from sydney who from his own doing and costings is placing a...

Photos, Island Weddings and Proxenia

' and the little congregation '

the lovely little church at avlemona agios nicholas hosted this greek australian brisbane couple wedding , eveyone looked wonderful as...

Kythera map (Click to enlarge)

Kythera map with points of interest.

message board

03.08.2017 (Message Board)

Megan Manwaring

Hello readers   I have come across the name Theodoros Haniotis on a tile-making patent lodged in Sydney...

27.04.2017 (Message Board)

kit withers

hi peter i am a cousin of your wife therese. I lost email contact with her in...

20.04.2017 (Message Board)

Barbara Zantiotis

Hi Peggy, I emailed you with some contacts. If you didn't receive this, let me know and...

19.04.2017 (Message Board)

Barbara Zantiotis

Hi John, I just emailed you regarding Euripides.  His mother was Maria Mavromatis.