Bestselling Holiday Reads from 2019

With so many books available on the market, how many should you buy, and which ones? In this blog, we talk about some of the best books to come out of 2019 so far and which are perfect for your … Continue reading

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Autumn Festivals in Crete

September feels more like summer than autumn in Crete, thanks to the fair weather and the rare rainfall. If you’re booking a romantic getaway during term time, you can expect the weather to be glorious and the events plentiful. In this … Continue reading

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Start Planning Your Early 2020 Cretan Adventure

When autumn comes around the corner, you’re going to want to start planning next year’s holiday to ensure that you’ve got something to look forward to. Put a bit of sunshine into your life by researching how you’re going to … Continue reading

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Crete: Hidden Gems

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and is a popular holiday destination for many reasons, including its fantastic beaches, fabulous cuisine, stunning scenery and ideal climate. Get away from it all at one of our lesser known great … Continue reading

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Your Perfect Pure Crete Wedding

Wedding season will soon be upon us, and if you are planning your wedding you need look no further than Crete. We specialise in tailoring the perfect wedding that is completely suited to you. Create stunning memories by saying your … Continue reading

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How Crete Was Formed

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

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The Sirens’ House: Myths of the Bay

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

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Merry Christmas from Pure Crete

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. 

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