The Region of Crete announces a partnership with Greece’s Ministry of Culture and the Heraklion to restore part of the city’s Venetian Walls.
Katharo Plateau: Experience the Wild and Authentic Crete
Katharo Plateau, which site overlooking the more famous Lassithi Plateau, is a virtually unknown natural wonder of Crete.
Archaeologists on Crete Unearth the Odeon of Lissos in Rare Find
Archaeologists have unearthed a fabulous Roman-era odeon at Lissos on Crete. The Greek Ministry of Tourism and Sport.
The Keftiu: Were They Absorbed and Erased from History?
The Keftiu, modernized by Arthur Evans as “Minoan,” are still a mystery unsolved. What happened to them?
Archaeologists Make More Stunning Discoveries on Crete
Archaeologists working at the site of ancient Falasarna, in the far west of Crete island, unearth scores of new artifacts at the lost city.
At Least One Dead in Biblical Flooding at Agia Pelagia on Crete [Updates]
Torrential rain on Crete this weekend has caused millions in damage and cost the lives of at least one person.
Heraklion’s Nikos Kazantzakis Airport Closed Due to Storms
Heraklion’s Nikos Kazantzakis Airport has closed until at least 3 PM because of horrendous weather and flooding due to sweeping rainstorms over Crete.
Crete Attains “4-star” EU Designation for Active and Healthy Ageing
Crete, the FORTH, and the University of Crete attain 4-star designation of the EU for health and wellness innovation.
Crete’s Weekend Weather – Light Rain Turning to Sunshine Sunday
Visitors to Crete Island this weekend can expect cooler temperatures and light, scattered rain throughout the day on Saturday.
Don’t Miss GR Wave Fest Faneromeni 2022
October 8th – 9th on the amazing beaches off Faneromeni near Sitia, GR Wave Fest Faneromeni 2022 promises thrilling windsurfing action
The Region of Crete Celebrates World Tourism Day With Key Events
This year, as in the past, the Region of Crete is actively participating in celebrations organized around World Tourism Day.
Sept. 28 in Crete: Giorgos Dalaras & Yiannis Kotsiras Give Free Concert
September 28th to Heraklion’s Pankritio Stadium, Giorgos Dalaras and Yiannis Kotsiras will give a concert organized by the Region of Crete.