The identity of each people and every place, spot up various special features, which distinguish it from others. These data are transmitted from generation to generation through the daily routine and life practices and their principles are lost in the mists of time. The specifics for each site is dialect, manners and customs, traditions and legends, any particular occupations of the inhabitants and of course the clothing of, the costume of.
Locals calling him just Holy. The capital of Lasithi, built in the Bay of Mirabello, It has approximately 13.000 residents, it is noticeably smaller than the capitals of the other prefectures of the island. Saint Nicholas was declared the administrative centre of Lassithi in the early 20th century, When he got the scepters of neapoli. Landmark in the modern history of Agios Nikolaos was the Decade of ' 60, When Elijah Sotirhos, with the help of then Mayor Roussou Kapetanaki, created the luxurious Minos Beach, with bungalows and terraces on the sea. The pioneering hotel paved the way for the tourist development of Lassithi (A few years later, accommodation began to be built in Elounda and the wider area entered the map of global travel destinations.).