15 Foods You Must Try in Crete

15 Foods You Must Try in Crete

Since ancient times, Cretan cuisine has been based on several basic elements: olive oil, herbs, fish and seafood, goat or lamb meat, vegetables. Later, Venetian and Ottoman influences were addedContinue reading

Knossos

Knossos: where the myth begins

Enter the historic Palace of Knossos and explore the labyrinth that enclosed the famous Minotaur of Crete and discover the secrets of the ancient civilization of the Minoans! The MinoanContinue reading

Chania

Chania: the hearth of Crete

Chania, considered the ‘mother of the Cretan cities’ by ancient writers. Making our way through the Old City, we’ll see the beautiful harbor, the city’s old Venetian fortifications, and Turkish mosques. InContinue reading

Spinalonga island

Spinalonga island

Spinalonga island, located in the Gulf of Mirambello, is considered a symbol for the people of Crete. At a point between the Mediterranean Sea and the Aegean lies a smallContinue reading