The island of #Spinalonga, officially known as Kalydon, is located in the Gulf of Elounda in north-eastern Crete. The island was subsequently used as a leper colony from 1903 to 1957. #Greece #travel #tourism #kitsakis
Spinalonga, Crete (Last leper colony in the world)
Spinalonga Island. The island was subsequently used as a leper colony from 1903 to 1957. It is notable for being one of the last active leper colonies in Europe. The last inhabitant, a priest, left the island in 1962.
Six Senses Spa Tepiradium Area at Porto Elounda, Crete