Category Archives: Flora of Crete

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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Top 7 Things You May Not Know About Crete

Are you heading over to the enchanting island of Crete? This island is so rich in culture, history and beauty that some of its mysteries are bound to remain hidden forever. Before you go, however, you can still get to … 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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Cretan Animals and Plants (Infographic)

Crete is home to amazing species of animals and plants, a lot of them indigenous to the island. The spectacular biodiversity you can find when you visit Crete is partly due to the isolation of the island, which created flora … Continue reading

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