This year, ICICTE will be held in the town of Mytilene on the island of Lesvos.
Mytilene is the capital and main port of Lesvos, located on the eastern coast of the island, opposite the shores of Turkey. It is built like an amphitheater, between seven beautiful verdant hills which end in a natural port. The town consists of old neighbourhoods and picturesque suburbs. The interesting structures and the archaeological monuments are witnesses to the rich heritage of the island.
Apart from its rich history, Mytilene is considered a to be a wonderful choice for peaceful holidays, especially for families.Today, the historical centre of Mytilene throbs with activity, with people enjoying the numerous bars, restaurants and traditional taverns in the picturesque alleys. Mytilene is also popular because of the great variety of accommodation and pristine beaches to be found there.
Mytilene is the artistic, commercial and industrial centre of Lesvos, with impressive museums, historical buildings, magnificent churches and is great for sightseeing. Scenes such as the famous castle that stands on top of the hill are very popular. This is the highest spot of Mytilene and the view from there is just breathtaking.
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