looking across Spinalonga, the Island featured in Victoria Hislop's book 'The Island'
Spinalonga , Crete. Once occupied by Venetians and then Turks, this island was later a designated leper colony. It was abandoned in the mid-1950's after a cure was available
Sunset over Spinalonga Island, Elounda.
Spinalongas (Photo AS)
Spinalonga is a small island located off the island of Crete. Today Spingalonga is known as the leper island. In around 1903 although the dates...
The view from Spinalonga, officially known as Kalydon, located in the Gulf of Elounda in north-eastern Crete, in Lasithi, next to the town of Elounda.