It is a village in the bay of Sami, at the eastern coast of Kefalonia. It has a fresh water lake with lush vegetation and ducks. The water flows from the lake to the sea and there is a watermill erected to epmhesize that. The sea water that desappears in Katawaters, goes through underground cavernes and through the lake of Melissani where it mixes with fresh water, reapers in Karavomylos.