are two notable historical sites on the island : the remains
of the Temple of Poseidon, the god of the sea, dating from
500 B.C., discovered and excavated
by Swedish archaeologists, and the 15th century Monastery,
Zoodhohos Piyi, "The Godmother's Cloister", the
burial site of two Greek liberation army heroes, Apostolis
Poros also has a part in Greek liberation history. The first
Greek warship was built at Neorio beach and in1828 Poros was
the venue for the first international conference that laid
the ground for the future Greek monarchy.
Monastery: Close to the monastery you will find monastery
beach. When visiting Kalavrita taverna on Monastery beach
then don't forget to say hello to the owner Tasos from his
good friend Christian and you will be taken care of extra
well on your visit there..His service is also our service
Monasteries in Greece are always built in beautiful spots.
So come and visit the local monastry and enjoy the beautiful
views at te same time.