Category Archives: Food

3 Common Tourist Mistakes When Visiting Crete

Crete has many different aspects which make it the perfect holiday destination; picturesque beaches, excellent food, amazing wines and architectural wonders. Millions of tourists every year choose Crete as their holiday spot, and it’s no surprise why. However, our experts … Continue reading

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Five Traditional Foods and Drinks to Try in Crete

One of the many benefits of booking holiday villas in Crete is the ability to prepare your own meals, saving you money on dining out. But if you’re looking to experience true Cretan culture – including the island’s food and … Continue reading

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Foods to Try While in Crete

Greece is known for its contemporary styles and use of olive oil, vegetables, grains, fish, wine and meats. You will also be able to find plenty of traditional ingredients all year round, such as olives, cheese, lemon juice, herbs and … 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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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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Food and Drink You Need to Try in Crete

Having a balanced, Cretan diet is sure to make you happier. Not only is the food delicious, but also an intricate mix of ingredients and flavours. The quality and the freshness of every ingredient is the foundation and the strength … Continue reading

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Why the Cretan Diet Will Make You Happier

Did you ever wonder why people around Crete seem so bright and relaxed? Back in the 70’s, Dr Ancel Keys, from the university of Minessota, asked himself a very similar question. His research lead him to a very interesting conclusion: … Continue reading

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A Taste of Crete: Recipes To Indulge In

  When we go on holiday we imagine eating outside every night. Why shouldn’t we? It’s a holiday after all, we should be allowed to indulge ourselves every now and then. After you’ve spent hours searching for perfect Crete villas … Continue reading

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