Crete Island is among the top 5 Best Destinations in the world, according to Tripadvisor’s 2022 report.
For Crete Visitors: The New Archaeological Museum of Chania Beckons￼
The Archaeological Museum of Chania in Crete reopened its doors at its new premises in Halepa, a state-of-the-art edifice of 6,000 sqm.
Crete’s 2022 Summer: Already Burning With Fun
Crete is already buzzing with travelers intent on experiencing a summer to remember. Here are a few of them at “bucket list” Crete places.
The Connectedness of Beauty: A Secret of Crete Few People Know
They say “It’s a small world,” but on Crete Island the cliche takes on new meaning for those who love this island.
Crete Tops Kayak’s 2021 “Best Islands in Europe” List
Crete sits at the top of Kayak’s “Best Islands of Europe” ranking for 2021 based on stunning beaches, child friendliness, and other factors.
Samaria Gorge Closed Because of High Temperatures
Samaria Gorge, one of Crete’s most visited natural wonders, will be closed today on account of very high temperatures.
Crete Region Gives “Green Light” for Dive Park Ierapetra
A committee on the environment from the Region of Crete has just unanimously approved a project for the creation of Dive Park Ierapetra.
Knossos Impressions: Beneath the Ruined Columns of Paradise
Knossos, the ancient seat of a peaceful empire, has lost none of its charm, mysticism, or power over the centuries.
If Kazantzakis Had Used Instagram – Here’s What He’d Have Shared
If the legendary author Nikos Kazantzakis had used Instagram, here are some shares he might have liked in order to show the world Crete.
What’s Happening On Crete: The Weekend of August 16, 2020
Locals explore their paradise island of Crete with no tourists in sight. Crete is a “one of” destination for anyone looking to chill.
What’s Happening On Crete: The Weekend of July 26, 2020
Happenenings on the island of Crete for the weekending July 26, 2020. Stories of the Cretan people and their leisure activities in paradise.
What’s Happening On Crete: The Weekend of July 12th, 2020
This past weekend Cretans mixed business and pleasure, which is a kind of tradition that will probably suit the post-pandemic era as well.
Region of Crete and “Diazoma” To Cooperate for Upgrading Minoan Palaces
The Region of Crete and the association “Diazoma” have just signed a memorandum of cooperation for promoting and upgrading the Minoan Palaces.
Hidden Crete: Almiros Gorge
Travelers visiting Crete and her capital in Heraklion never get to experience many of the hidden gems just off the beaten path. Almiros Gorge, a few hundred meters from the beach at Amoudara, is one such treasure of hidden Crete. I took a short trip there with my best pal Minas, earlier this morning. Here’s […]
Fortress of Koules – Aptera: Opened to the Public This Sunday
This coming Sunday is the last time this year that people can take in Fortress of Koules – Aptera. Opening hours are from 11.00 – 14.00.