The monastery of St. Cyprian and Justine (followers of the old calendar) was founded in 1961. It is located approximately 2 km north of the municipality of Filis, at an altitude of 500 m.
V.I.P. Taxi was founded in 1985 formed in Athens by several professional taxi-drivers. The company provides improvement in transportation to the public and the adjustment of the Greek taxi-driver profession to European standards.