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The municipality Artemisa is located in western and central part of the Zakynthos island , near the region of Riza of Mount Vrahiona. It borders with all other municipalities of the island. It is semi-mountainous rural municipality.
The municipality of Artemision consists of Municipal Districts: Macherado, Agia Marina, Agios Leo, Agion Panton, Vougiato, Galarou, Gyrion, Kiliomenos Lagadakia, Louhas, Romiri and Fioliti.
Located in Macherado,in which the historian of the Church of Santa Maura is present.
The Municipality Artemision saved significant demonstrations of rural cultural heritage of the island and the traditional folk architecture.
The mountain villages of Gyriou and Louhas settlements are of particular interest, and important historical monuments in the island, even the dilapidated old settlements in Lagadakia the Galarou, and Agion Panton.
The main economic activity in the municipality located in the primary sector with main crops of olives, grapes, vines and vegetables.
In the mountainous part of Artemision D. (St. Leon, Gyrion, Louhas, Kiliomenos) there are great builders voltage rock ‘and traditionally there has developed a stonemason and pottery.
Worth to follow tracks around at the root of the mountain: