Top 5 Cretan Vegetarian Dishes

Crete is an island known for many things: its ancient history, its language, its beauty, its unique fauna and flora, its wine and, of course, its delicious food. Cretan recipes are Mediterranean in nature, meaning they are rich in ingredients … Continue reading

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Points of Historical Interest on Your Cretan Journey

History is full of incredible stories, people, and events that may seem unreal in the modern day. The exploration of these events can make for some of the best holidays that you will ever experience. Crete is no stranger to … Continue reading

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A Guide to Cretan Wine

Wine is a crucial part of the Mediterranean life and Greece is no exception. Greek wines are renowned throughout the world, with Crete being responsible for 20% of them! Wine is still a very important part of Cretan’s daily life, … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable tourism refers to visiting a location as a tourist and doing your best to only positively impact the environment, the economy, and the society. It might seem like all of your individual choices while travelling makes little difference but, … Continue reading

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The Flora of Crete

Crete. A gem in the Eastern Mediterranean and the largest island of all the Greek islands. Crete is a significant part of the cultural heritage of Greece, but it still has its own local cultural traits. It also has some … Continue reading

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New Year Travel Resolutions

The New Year has sprung up on us quicker than we ever imagined, and with that long list of travel wishes, it seems like it’s never going to happen. So why not make 2017 the year when you start ticking … Continue reading

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Why You Should Visit Crete in Winter

Crete is a popular destination, especially during spring and summer. However, winter is an opportunity that shouldn’t be missed! Whether you’re a nature lover, want to learn more about Cretan history or wish to visit ancient buildings connected to Greek … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Staying in a Villa

Crete is home to many indigenous species of plants and animals, such as the Cretan Hooded Cephalanthera and the Kri Kri goat. There are also over 1700 species of plants recorded and more than 350 species of birds on the … Continue reading

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