First Catholic, then Arab, then Orthodox. Signs of alternation in the citadel of Rethymno

Along the defense wall, the Ottoman mosque in the background

View from the citadel to the North shores of Crete

In the Santa Barbara of the castle

View of Rethymno from the theater square

Armory buildings of the fortress

This is the new episode of the reportage Crete:Kingdom of Candia. Click each picture to open it full size. Previous episode(s):

1. Once upon the time in the Kingdom of Candia

2. Gramvousa ochre and turquoise

3. Solo sliders

4. Go West: Falassarna shores of Crete

5. Balos lagoon, a royal beauty

6. Balos, all the colors of water

7. Visitors (or not) in the Mediterranean Sea

8. The only good nation is Imagination

9. Postcards from Chania

10. Wet rocks

11. Rethymno: the Fortezza