Cretans love to celebrate. The traditional social life of rural Crete does not revolve around cafes and bars- although there will always be a “Cafeneio” in a village where you can enjoy raki and lively conversation. Continue reading
Three of Crete’s most authentic pleasures — rugged scenic beauty, inspiring heroic history, and finally a rustic meal of savory local meats, grilled on site, can be had in Therisos. This is the perfect place to gain a deeper understanding of Crete. Continue reading
Crete is a year-round destination for nature lovers. Whether you are looking for a relaxed beach holiday, a luxury retreat or an action-packed escape — Crete has all that and more.
Relaxing at a beach is one of the top things to do in Crete. However, there’s much more to fit in your holiday. Here’s our list of enticing activities to plan for.
Today’s Crete is defined by the notable cultural influences which have been present on this island for centuries. With its historic fortresses and dreamlike bays, Crete has preserved its cultural past.