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Agios Nikolaos, Lasithi, Crete, Greece (Credit: Alexander Naumann/Pixabay)

Lasithi: The mythological birthplace of Zeus

.OVERVIEW Lasithi, where natural beauty blends seamlessly with a rich tapestry of history and culture, is the easternmost regional unit on the island of Crete. Its capital is Agios Nikolaos,  where the most beautiful attraction is little Voulismeni Lake, which is connected to the sea by a narrow channel. Other major towns being Ierapetra and Sitia. The regional unit hosts the most important…