Church of Nikolaos Orfanos
Modern Turkey’s illustrious founder, Mustafa Kemal, was born here in 1881. Bring your identity card or passport for this three-floor...
Monastery of Vlatadon
Near Ano Poli’s Byzantine Walls, the salmon-coloured arches of this secluded monastery are a relaxing place for a stroll. Thought to...
Church of Osios David
This little 5th-century church was allegedly built by the orders of Theodora, daughter of anti-Christian Galerius, who was baptised in...
Freidiriko Agapi Mou
Love canines as much as cocktails? This retro corner cafe – named for the owners' dog – attracts people and pets to chill out over a...
Taverna to Igglis
Slow-cooked pork shank in thyme, ever-changing daily specialities and marinated meat grills that defy science with their succulence....
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Church of Nikolaos Orfanos information
This early 14th-century church has superb (though age-darkened) frescoes. The 'orphan' in the church's name remains a mystery: it may be a nod to an anonymous benefactor or be linked to a former orphanage nearby.