Kera Kardiotissa Monastery in Crete is a hidden gem nestled in the picturesque landscape of the island. 

Perched on a hilltop, this stunning monastery offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the glistening sea in the distance.

The walls are adorned with beautiful frescoes depicting religious scenes, while the iconostasis takes center stage, showcasing intricate artwork and ornate decorations.

Besides its architectural beauty, Kera Kardiotissa Monastery also holds significant spiritual and historical importance. It is believed to house a miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary, attracting pilgrims from all over the world seeking solace and blessings.