4 best chania city hotels
October 28, 2020

4 Best City Hotels in Chania, Crete

4 best chania city hotelsThough not the largest city in Crete (that honor goes to Heraklion), Chania has a complicated and important history on the island. The city was strategically important to many regional empires and nations from Greeks, to Egyptians, to Venetians, to Byzantines, to Ottomans and many modern European countries. Read article

All About Snorkeling in Crete
October 21, 2020

Snorkeling in Crete

All About Snorkeling in CreteIf you think Crete has fantastic beaches, coves, gorges and mountains, just wait until you see the underwater scenery. The underwater world of Crete is absolutely magical. And it’s very easy to explore by snorkeling in Crete. You don't need to have a diving license to swim with beautiful exotic fish and marvel at the rich diversity of corals and aquatic flora in the waters of Crete. In fact, all you need is a mask and a snorkel, plus for a more intensive experience some extra equipment that’s easy to use even for beginners. And even better, some experienced guides to show you the best places to enjoy the majesty of the underwater kingdom. Read article

Best Heraklion City Hotels
October 14, 2020

5 Best Hotels in Heraklion – City Hotels

Best Heraklion City HotelsThe island of Crete is Greece’s largest and its capital city, Heraklion, demands your attention. Inhabited for over 130,000 years, Crete was at the center of the birth of Western civilization. In modern times, the island and its citizens have only been part of the Greek state for just over 100 years, yet its complex history and rich culture are the reason so many tourists make their way to this great place every year. Read article

Easter in Crete
October 7, 2020

Easter in Crete: Traditions, Celebrations and Food

Easter in CreteEaster is one of the most wonderful times of the year to visit Crete. As the landscape experiences a renewal from the winter with a burst of flowers and fragrance, the community experiences a resurgence of faith at Easter, the most important holiday in the Greek Orthodox Calendar. Easter in Crete is at its most authentic and traditional, to say nothing of its most festive. Come and rejoice by celebrating the resurrection in Crete. Read article

All about Gavdos
September 30, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Gavdos Island

All about GavdosThe southernmost point of Europe, the small island of Gavdos is part of the Chania region of Crete. This fascinating destination is extremely enticing due to its nice warm weather year-round, idyllic beaches and tranquil atmosphere. Only a handful of people permanently live on the island and there are few tourist services available. This only increases its mystery and charm for those that are looking for a natural escape far from the tourist crowds. Old ruins and small churches decorate the island of Gavdos, while it is also a wildlife heaven with many species being found there. Read article

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