Travelogue

Kos II

Kos is a very interesting island and offers to the visitors natural beauty and a lot of historical monuments. Places that can be seen in Kos I and Kos II blogs cover Zia, Sfakia, Plaka, Limnionas, Kefalos, Kava, Kardamena, Asklipieio and Antimacha. The most popular ancient sight in the island of Kos is Asklipieio. It is located some 4 kilometers of south-west of the capital and this ancient sanctuary, dedicated to Asclepius, god of healing and is surrounded by the trees. The castle of Knights, an impressive fortress of the island was built to protect the island’s population during the season of Ottoman domination. Worth a visit is the Archeological Museum of Kos, with rich findings that came to light during the excavations that are carried out in the island by the beginning of century up to today.

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