Lake Kournas Crete
February 3, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Kournas Lake

Lake Kournas CreteLake Kournas is the only freshwater lake located in Crete and is vital to the ecosystem of the area. , set in a beautiful scenery and filled with wonderful things to experience. Located close to the northern coast of the island, between the capital of Heraklion and the city of Chania, it is closer to the latter. Kournas Lake used to be known as Koressia in ancient times, after a city that is believed to have existed on its shores. Read article

Winter in Crete
January 27, 2021

Winter in Crete – What to do in Crete if you visit during the winter!

Winter in CreteCrete has so much to offer the traveller. It is easy to associate this fantastic island with its famous beaches. But in Crete, beaches -as impressive as they may be - are only a part of the story. The things that make Crete such a truly unique destination are just as easy to enjoy in winter as summer - in fact, even better, because you will enjoy them without the high season crowds. Some of the attractions of Crete are ever in winter - such as the famous mountains. And still, other pleasures are unique to the winter months - a secret that really only the locals know. With your rental car in Crete you will be able to experience the diverse landscape of this magical Greek island. Read article

All about tris ekklisies
January 18, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Tris Ekklisies

All about tris ekklisiesSurrounded by stunning warm seas from all sides, the island of Crete is the perfect summer destination if you are looking for an unforgettable getaway. With so many idyllic small beaches, one could eve find a private one to enjoy the Cretan sun and the turquoise waters. Secluded on the southern coast of the island, the small village of Tris Ekklisies has one of the most beautiful beaches imaginable. Tucked away at the mouth of the impressive gorges of Ambas, the little village and its beach are truly picturesque, especially when admired from above while driving along the dizzying road that curves down the mountains from the village of Paranymfi. Read article

Heraklion Market
January 14, 2021

The Heraklion Markets Worth Visiting on your Trip to Crete

Heraklion MarketOne of the things we most enjoy on holiday - and especially a holiday on Crete - is cuisine. The food of a region tells a fascinating story. It incorporates the history of the people - and in the case of Crete these roots are ancient indeed. It also reflects the gifts of the land, the seasons, and the character of the people - their resourcefulness, their ingenuity, the way they celebrate everyday life. Most of all, food expresses culture. In Crete, this story is an unusually rich one. Read article

All About Fodele Crete
January 3, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Fodele

All About Fodele CreteCrete is home to many places that resemble paradise, yet none comes close to the lush and authentic charm of Fodele Village. Located on the northern coast of the island and just a short drive from the capital of Heraklion, Fodele sits just a few kilometers inland from the splendid beach of Fodele, easily reachable even on foot. Surrounded by lovely green groves of olive, orange, mandarin and lemon trees, the village is a verdant oasis, crossed by an enchanting river that runs all year round. Read article

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