Chania is a very beautiful city and wandering around its alleys will be an unforgettable experience.
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It was prepared with great care to acquaint visitors children and adults with the residents of the liquid element.
Ascend the brownstone street, rest under the shade and gaze the view from where once stood a shining palace.
Knossos, how not to be in the proposals; entire Minoan civilization was that!
Hiking in Psiloritis, locate the traditional shacks (mitata) and gather clues about the bucolic tradition of the island.
As an alternative to the combination Kourtaliotis Gorge - Preveli Lake, you can choose the Monastery of Preveli - Preveli Lake. In both cases, you will end up in the same wonderful beach.
Wandering around the city of Rethymno, a picturesque port, Cretan cuisine, tsikoudia and unforgettable moments. Do not miss the Fortezza fortress!
Ideon Andron?? Definitely yes! Even the wise Pythagoras came here to be initiated to the birthplace of Zeus. Although, ceremonies are no longer performed in it and is not as impressive as other caves, it is worth visiting it for its mythology and only.
Visit the Monastery on your way to the homonynus beach.
Are you looking for a hidden paradise?
A wonderful gorge, one of the ‘must do’ of the district.
Definitely, the more offseason the better, Elafonisi is great all year round.
Boat trip up to Gramvousa, to explore the immense castle that towers over the sea and swim in the impressive beach of Balos!
Another city whose past glory is obvious through its ruins is the Roman capital Gortyna, perhaps named from Gortyna, son of Rhadamanthus, king of the nearby Phaistos. Situated 45 km south of Heraklion, it shows signs of habitation from the Neolithic era onward. Gortyna grew and enjoyed great fame from the 3rd century BC, especially when the...