Anissaras Crete
July 21, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Anissaras

Anissaras CreteAnissaras is a small area just north of Hersonissos, which is known as the one of the entertainment capitals of Crete, while being only about 24 km east of the capital Heraklion. Anissaras is made up from upscale hotels and villa resorts, renowned as one of the most luxurious and exclusivist destinations on the island. In contrast to the party atmosphere of Hersonissos, it is a lot more peaceful and the beaches are quite exceptional and well organized, although most of them are artificial and surrounded by rocky outcrops. Read article

Triopetra Crete Greece
July 14, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Triopetra Beach

Triopetra Crete Greece Considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Crete, Triopetra literally means Three Rocks and its name comes from the stunning rock formations that rise from the sea at the middle of this gorgeous destination. Located on the southern coast of Crete, about 50 km south of the city of Rethymno and 13 km to the southwest of the Akoumia village. Read article

Aradena Gorge Crete
July 7, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Aradena Gorge

Aradena Gorge CreteOne of the most spectacular and inciting natural sights of Crete is the gorge of Aradena, located in the southwest of the island, in a pretty remote area of the Chania province and a few kilometers from the village of Loutro. Aradena Gorge is very popular during the summer, yet it is not as crowded as the gorges of Samaria or Imbros. It offers you a unique opportunity to admire the astonishing landscapes and sights along the way, while also including a touch of adrenaline, given its several more daunting parts. Read article

Ferries to Crete
June 30, 2021

Ferries to Crete: A Complete Guide to the Greek Ferries

Ferries to CreteCrete, Greece’s largest island, is very easy to reach. While there are many flights to Crete’s international airports, by far the most “authentic” way to reach the island is by ferry. And it is also by far the most festive and relaxing way to travel. If you have not been on a Greek ferry, then you are in for a pleasant surprise. Here is our guide to taking Ferries to Crete. Read article

Agia Triada Tsagkarolon Monastery - Holy Trinity
June 23, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Agia Triada Tzagaroli Monastery

Agia Triada Tsagkarolon Monastery - Holy TrinityThe fascinating Byzantine monastery of the Holy Trinity is known as Tzagaroli after the two brothers that built it in the 17th century, belonging to a Venetian family by the name of Zangaroli. The monastery is beautifully located on the slopes of the Akrotiri Peninsula, just a few kilometers from the city of Chania in western Crete. Read article

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