Crete is the largest Greek island of Greece, located in the southern side of the Aegean Sea. One of the most popular destinations of the country, holidays in Crete is the dream of a lifetime for millions of tourists. However, despite the tourist development in some places, Crete Greece also keeps intact its unique character.

Its long history has left evident marks on the greek island: Minoan palaces, Venetian towns, Medieval Castles, Ottoman mosques and Byzantine monasteries constitute the most important sightseeing. And of course the most distinctive characteristic is the beaches. This Crete island travel guide will give you all the necessary information to organize your holiday in Greece.

Chania Anopolis Village

Chania Anopolis Village

Greece Holidays around Chania Anopolis Village. Small mountainous village lying at a high altitude of 600 metres above the sea. It is located 84 km south of...
Heraklion Town, Crete Island

Crete Heraklion Town

Heraklion Town, Crete: Heraklion is the capital and largest town of Crete. It is the administrative, commercial, industrial and agricultural centre of the island with a population...
Agios Nikolaos, Crete

Agios Nikolaos

Agios Nikolaos: Extraordinary natural beauty, celebrity guests and elegant hotels make for a luxury holiday of a lifetime in Crete island. If...
Ierapetra View, Crete, Greece


Ierapetra, Crete: Meaning Sacred Stone, Ierapetra is sun-drenched, cheerful and welcoming. Infinite beaches with golden sand, caressed by the warm Libyan winds....
Chania Platanias Beach

Chania Platanias Beach

Platanias Beach Chania: The cosmopolitan beach of Platanias is one of the most developed tourist resorts in Crete. The beach is well visited in July and August but...
Da Molin Tower Chania

Chania Da Molin Tower

Da Molin Tower in Alikianos village, which is located in a lush green area 13km away from Chania, during the Venetian Era was the seat of the...
Chania Balos Beach

Chania Balos Beach

Balos Chania Crete: Balos is among the best beaches in Greece and one of the most beautiful beaches in Crete that lies 60 km north west of...
Chania Alikianos Village

Chania Alikianos Village

Greece Holidays around Chania Alikianos Village in Crete. A small village located only 12 km from Chania Town. Accessible through the lush green valley of river Keritis, on...
Euro Currency in Greece

What is the currency in Crete

Crete Currency is just like all the Greek islands, the currency in Crete is the Euro. If you have a Greek card, you...
Rethymno city on the Crete island, Greece


Rethymno town in Crete: The town is a rare combination of history and modern-day luxury, with its Venetian-era Fortezza and old town, tropical beaches and...
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