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Kolokythas

Kolokythas
Native name: Κολοκύθας
The islet of Kolokythas.
Kolokythas is located in Greece
Kolokythas
Kolokythas (Greece)
Geography
Coordinates
Archipelago Cretan Islands
Area 0.144 km2 (0.056 sq mi)
Country
Greece
Region Crete
Regional unit Lasithi
Map of Elounda, Spinalonga and surrounding areas.

Kolokythas (Greek: Κολοκύθας "pumpkin", also known as Κολοκυθιά, Kolokythia and Βρυονήσι, Vryonisi, "moss island") is a Greek islet with a hotel. It is part of municipality Agios Nikolaos of the regional unit Lasithi, eastern Crete. It is located some 850 m east of the Spinalonga peninsula and forms a bay with it.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ Beaches in north Crete: Kolokitha or Kolokytha beach in Elounda
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