Maroulas is a very small village near Rethymno. Although it’s small it’s very old with a very traditional architecture. In the remaining houses you can see how the villages looked when the Venetian and Turkish occupied the village . As you can partly see in the picture narrow paths, towers, and old doors are characteristics of the village.
The old village of Maroulas is 10km from Rethimnon, on a road to the right of the Rethimnon - Iraklion highway at 5km. Maroulas is a very old village of traditional architecture. In the remaining houses one can see how the villages looked during the Venetian and Turkish eras. Narrow paths, towers, and old doors are characteristics of the village.
This text is cited Nov 2002 from the Crete TOURnet URL below, which contains images.
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