Crete Itinerary – Highlights of Crete

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Crete is the largest of the Greek islands but with this 10-day itinerary you’ll get to visit many of the island’s top attractions and by visiting the capital city, towns, and both mountain and seaside villages will get a good …

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The Best Time To Visit Crete

The largest and the most southern, Crete has better weather for longer and, due to that, the longest-running tourist season compared with other Greek islands. The best time to visit Crete depends on what you want from a visit – …

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A Guide to Spinalonga Island, Crete

Spinalonga Island, Crete

The rocky islet of Spinalonga is located in the Gulf of Elounda, directly opposite the village of Plaka in North-Eastern Crete. Known in the past as ‘the island of the outcasts’, it covers an area of 8,500 square meters and …

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10 Best Adults-Only Hotels In Crete

Do you want to enjoy your well-deserved Greek island sun holiday undisturbed? Then choose to stay in an adults-only hotel. Relaxing is certainly not a problem here, because only adults are allowed in these accommodations. For the island of Crete, …

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Why You Should Visit Crete in October

Crete in October

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands; it is located southeast of Athens in the Aegean Sea. The island has a varied landscape, from white sandy beaches to rugged mountains. Its history is just as varied, from the Minoans …

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A Guide to Chrissi Island, Crete

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Situated 15km off of Ierapetra on the South coast of Crete, the natural beauty spot of Chrissi (Chrysi) island with its protected ecosystem can be found. Though no longer a secret location, Chrissi island rather resembles paradise with its white …

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Eastern Crete Guide: Things to Do in Lasithi

Agios Nikolaos and Voulismeni lake

Lasithi is the easternmost region of Crete, located east of Heraklion, the capital of Crete. The largest town is Agios Nikolaos; other towns in the region include Ierapetra, Sitia, and Neapoli. For me, Lasithi is the most underrated region of …

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Best Crete Hotels with Private Pool

As Greece’s largest island, Crete has plenty to offer. Not only is it a beach lover’s dream, but is a fantastic place for those who are interested in nature, archaeology, and history to visit. If you’re planning to stay in …

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