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The Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Agios Minas is the seat of the Archbishop of Crete. It was built between 1862 and 1895, when Crete still was an Otoman possession. According to a legend, it is located on the place where Saint Minas, the patron saint of Crete appear to a monk in a vision.

Update: view of some of the frescoes in the interior.

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Additional Photos by Jose Pires (stego) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4422 W: 612 N: 7301] (24132)
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