The old town district of Chania is composed of small picturesque back streets and buildings in the old style, which display the influence of many foreign settlers who lived in the area throughout the past centuries.
Theotokopoulos street is one of these small back streets that lead to the Old Harbour. You will find Venetian mansions with strong oriental configurations from the times of Turkish occupation in addition to Neo-classical buildings. This area has been called Tophanas since Turkish times when guns were stored in the area.
It was a prosperous part of town and had been a neighbourhood of the Christian aristocrats.The Anastasia Apartnements are situated on this street. The building is one of the 15th century and has been renovated according to the Specifications of 1995.