Milia Traditional Village: A Hidden Ecological Resort in White Mountains

June 4, 2022

Milia Resort CreteVisiting a mountain retreat in Crete has always been a popular choice amongst tourists. One particular mountain village is Milia Chania. Milia is a one-of-a-kind and ambitious project that combines a Cretan hamlet, an ecological farm, and a mountain lodge. This tiny town was utilized as a shelter by WW2 resistance fighters and afterward abandoned, high above the Topolia canyon in the western foothills of the White Mountains, at the top of an enclosed valley bursting with chestnut and arbutus trees.

Agia Fotia is a small fine pebble beach in Southeast Crete

May 31, 2022

Agia Fotia CreteOne would never go wrong with a beach break and spending a day at Agia Fotia Beach is definitely a good idea. The beach is well-known and popular among locals and tourists due to the beauty it provides. The beach features coarse grayish sand and tranquil, crystal clear water. It is well-organized, with beach bars, taverns, and hotels nearby. The beach's tamarisk trees provide plenty of shade. Beach volley tournaments have been held at the local court every year in recent years.

Monastery of St. George Selinari: A peaceful monastery in East Crete

May 26, 2022

Monastery Selinari CreteVisiting monasteries in Crete has always been a favorite pastime for tourists and locals alike. Not only do these religious sites offer stunning architecture and breathtaking views, but they also provide a glimpse into a rich history and culture that is unique to Greece. If you're looking for an interesting monastery to visit during your time in Crete, Selinari is definitely worth considering. This historical monastery is found right in the town of Sissi, and it's one of the most popular attractions in the area.

Kouremenos Beach is a windsurfing and kitesurfing Paradise in East Crete!

May 24, 2022

Kouremenos Beach Crete At some point in our life, a beach break is a much needed vacation. With the stress of work, school and just the challenges of living, it’s great to take a break once in awhile. One beach in Crete that’s guaranteed to give you peace and serenity is Kouremenos Beach. You’re in for a great treat when visiting the area since even other people from different places in the world travel miles just to see its beauty. Fine brown sand, shallow, clear turquoise waves, and tamarisk trees surround the beach. Some parts are slightly organized, with beach umbrellas, showers, and beach bars.

Palekastro Crete – Explore the Easternmost town of Crete

May 19, 2022

Palekastro CreteCrete is an island flocked with many beautiful historical towns and one worth a mention is Palekastro. It gets its name from the damaged fort Paleo Castro atop Kastri Hill, which separates the magnificent beaches of Kouremenos and Hiona, about 1.5km to the east. The ancient site of Roussolakos, which flourished as a magnificent Minoan city, is within walking distance. Although there aren't many attractions found in this little town, it still leaves a lasting impression with its relaxed atmosphere, genuine hospitality, and lovely beaches.

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