Welcome to Crete!

Prenota un hotel a Creta Crete is the largest of the Greek islands, a long 260 km stretch with a width varying from 12 km to 60 km in its central part. It lies on the south of the Aegean Sea and its ...

Not to be missed

Not to be missed Archaeology The Palace of Knossos, 1900 BC, certainly deserves a visit in order to admire its famous frescoes, but remember that for the most part, these are replicas and the origina...

The Palace of Knossos in Crete

The Palace of Knossos in Crete The archaeological site of Knossos is probably one of the most famous monuments in the world. Its reputation is due to the ancient history and legend around the palace ...
Phaistos Palace

Festos Palace in Crete

Festos Palace in Crete The archaeological site of Festos is less famous than that of Knossos due to the lack of ancient legends that concern the city. Despite this, the archaeological excavations of ...

Islands close to Crete

Islands close to Crete Are you looking for something more adventurous? Maybe you are fascinated by the idea of reaching the most southern point of Europe, a small island not yet developed for tourism...

The Plateau of the Windmills of Crete

The Plateau of the Windmills of Crete In Crete the energy of the strong Greek wind is utilized on the Lasithi plateau in order to extract the abundant water from the underground. There are thousands ...

Climate and Weather in Crete

Climate and Weather in Crete The climate in Crete is characterized by mild rainy winters and hot dry summers. The climate of Crete is a Temperate Mediterranean Climate. There are significant differen...