On Crete, there is a legend, a god or goddess, or a myth around every bend in the road or turn of a river.
Gulf of Mesara
One of our favorite places on Crete is the area around amazing Kommos Beach (or Komos) where few tourists visit.
The International Blue Flag Program has announced 117 Crete beaches as Blue Flag designated seaside attractions for 2020.
A trip to find a beach cafe called “Bunga Bunga” leads to other Crete discoveries in Summer 2020.
Instagram shares and some history of the amazing Paximadia Islands in the Gulf of Mesara in south Crete.
A day trip from our home in Heraklion to a quaint little touristic village of Kokkinos Pyrgos proves once again the unbelievable discoveries to be found on Greece’s biggest island. Like pulling back successive veils that cover the lovely face of a goddess, exploring Crete is just an amazing experience. Visit with us a tiny deserted touristic gem shining on the Gulf of Mesara.