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Museum in Gavdos Island

Vatsiana Museum

In Vatsiana, the island’s priest has created a small museum in an old stone house with items collected from the island, including agricultural and domestic tools, a loom and weavings. Outside of July and August, kno…
Seafood in Gavdos Island

Taverna Sarakiniko

Run by Manolis the fisherman and his wife Gerti, this taverna serves Manolis’ fresh catch daily. Try the tangy grilled octopus or red snapper braised with lemon and olive oil.
Taverna in Gavdos Island

Theophilos Taverna

Above Agios Ioannis beach and about a ten-minute walk, this place has excellent trays of mayirefta catering to the campers coming up from the beach.