The village is 12 kms from the airport with panoramic views of Heraklion Bay. It is built on a hill, amphitheatrically. There is also a super-market, taverna, cafeneio and they are open during the winter months. There is public transport to the main town. In the summer months each half an hour and the winter months each hour. There is some space for parking in front of the house and there are also a small and big square near to the house. It is a traditional Crete village and they about 500 people live there. It is on a hill and it is 15 minutes by car to the coast. The road is in a very good condition. Panoramic mountain views.