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. Had a fun filled afternoon on this island
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The island (spinalonga) by nikonbluebird, via Flickr
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Spinalonga, Crete. An island that hosted the last leper colony in Europe. The final inhabitant (a priest) left in 1963.
The Gate of the Leper Colony in Spinalonga, Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, Lassithi, Crete (The colony was the last one in Europe. It was closed in 1957)
Spinalonga - such a beautiful and peaceful place.
Spinalonga. Crete. By Coanri/Rita