|The "Thalassokosmos" (= aqua world) aquarium
in Crete, a completely new aquarium, located at the
village of Gournes, on the grounds of the former American
military base which was closed 11 years ago, on a 73.8
hectares plot, some 15 kilometers east from Heraklion on
the way to Agios Nikolaos.
The exhibition of sea life found in the Mediterranean Sea consists of 1,500 sea creatures, opened on December 2005, contributing to research and education as well as offering entertainment to the public. more........