The Department of Nutrition Science and Dietetics of Hellenic Mediterrenean University is located in Sitia.

Sitia is a port town located in the region of Crete (on the island of Crete) and in the northeast part of Lasithi Prefecture and is the seat of the homonymous municipality. Sitia has a small airport, which connects the town with Athens and the Aegean islands and is a tourist resort. The Kallikratik Municipality of Sitia resulted from the union of the Municipalities of Itanos, Lefkis and Sitia.