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Kythera, or else Cerigo, is the island of goddess Urania Aphrodite and god Eros. Kythera is located in Southern Greece between southern Peloponnese and Crete . The island is mountainous with a lot of valleys leading to the sea and shape enchanting beaches. The extent of the island is roughly 280 square kilometres. The vegetation is luxuriant, mainly in the northern and western departments of island. The climate is Mediterranean , with enough humidity and strong winds mainly in winter. There are many springs flowing all the year long, in many places.

Pictured is the harbour of Diakofti, on the eastern coast of the island and the second main harbour of it. A handful of houses overlook the bay where crystal clear water waits for the ferries coming from Neapoli on the mainland.

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