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.
Crete is an island of ancient civilization, majestic scenery and renowned hospitality. The island is dotted with numerous cities and villages, each one unique in its own way.
Family friendly resorts in Rethymnon are the perfect base to experience all that Crete has to offer. To help you plan your next holiday getaway, take a look at these resorts that are an easy drive away from our island’s best sights.
One of the delights of travel is bringing back exotic treasures from the countries that you visit. OK, maybe they aren’t exotic per se but to you they are special because you had to travel thousands of miles to get them. They help you remember your journey, impress your friends when you return with them as gifts and are just plain fun to shop for. Sometimes hunting for souvenirs in markets, unique shops and on famous walking streets is all part of the itinerary. With so many trinkets and souvenirs, shopping in Crete may get a tad overwhelming. So, before you hit the shops, keep in mind these top souvenirs you should bring back with you from Crete. Continue reading
If you have already made a little research on car navigation systems when you plan a trip abroad, then you have reached to the conclusion that it is pretty difficult to have a good map of Greece (& Crete) in English (Latin) characters. That’s why we wrote this article to help you find what it is best for your pocket and which is best for your travel convenience. Continue reading