Lefkada town is located in the north of the island and is connected to the mainland by a suspension bridge. It has a modern marina and an inviting waterfront promenade with many restaurants, taverns, and bars where life happens in the evening. During the day, the lively pedestrian street Ioannou Mel with Agios Spyridon square and the church of the same name is the centre of activity. There is also an archaeological museum. The last still inhabited monastery of the town, the Fanomeri Monastery, offers a wonderful view of Lefkada town and the beaches of Ai Giannis and Mili.