The Centre of Mediterranean Architecture(K.A.M) is a Municipal Cultural Institution that were founded to undertake various activities for the interest of citizens in Chania,Crete but also the wider Greek and Mediterranean area.Renovated in 90s, used to be the arsenals werehouse at the old port in Chania from16th-19th century. (Arsenali= where the arsenals are)
The History of Crete, the Southest piece of land of Europe continent, encompasses the ancient Minoan civilization. After this civilization was destroyed by natural catastrophes, Crete developed an Ancient Greece influenced organazition of city states, and then successinely became part of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire, the Venetian Republic, and the Ottoman Empire. Modern Crete embraces all western habits and faculties with in a multilayered-multicultured attitude due its history. It's mostly touristic without loosing its traditional nature. Visitors can choose from five stars luxury hotels to traditional villas and from hidden tracks, picturesque beaches to dancing clubs, bars and wild night life. Everyone can find his choise in Crete.