The forming of Crete is an interesting subject for anyone even vaguely interested in geography, but understanding how landscapes are formed can improve your walks and hikes, too. In this article, we are recreating the fantastic birth of Crete, explaining … Continue reading
We love hearing about ancient myths and legends, and the Greek culture has some of the most colourful and imaginative myths and legends ever recorded. From the adventures of the mighty Heracles to the tragedy of the gods and the … Continue reading
With Christmas just around the corner, we wanted to celebrate all the fabulous experiences we’ve had over the past year and to share our hopes for the fast approaching New Year.
Crete is a hotspot for talent; there are plenty of celebrities who have come from Crete, as well as celebrities who like to holiday in Crete. Why not consider a cultural tour of Crete, inspired by its most famous people? … Continue reading
At Pure Crete, we are committed to encouraging sustainable and responsible tourism. We have restored stone-built Cretan houses and villas and have helped to protect endangered species in Crete. This means that you, our customers, can enjoy the tranquillity of … Continue reading
When it comes to family holidays, there is no better way to get the true experience than by renting a villa. Holiday destinations like Crete are full of so many wonderful things to see and do; to stand even a … Continue reading
When you choose to holiday in Crete, you know that you are in for a treat! This Greek island offers stunning natural scenery you will love, such as when you explore the Samaria Gorge, and gives you the chance to … Continue reading
What could be more romantic on your wedding day than making those all-important vows to your partner with the sun shining, overlooking a beautiful sandy white beach, surrounded by your loved ones? Not much, that’s for sure.