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Easter in Crete

Easter in Crete is a tsunami of colors, flavors and scents and a unique celebration of death…

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Carob: a Cretan treasure

From “emergency food” in times of war and famine to a trendy superfood in our days, the…

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The archaeological site of Malia is a must-see

Just a few kilometers away from the vibrant coast of Malia lies the third largest Minoan palace…

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Esperides Resort & Spa is a newly-renovated resort with breathtaking sea view, located in the heart of the cosmopolitan and traditional village "Koutouloufari".

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Easter in Crete

Easter in Crete is a tsunami of colors, flavors and scents and a unique celebration of death and resurrection for humans and nature alike. This…

Carob: a Cretan treasure

From “emergency food” in times of war and famine to a trendy superfood in our days, the Cretan carob had an adventurous route through history…

The archaeological site of Malia is a must-see

Just a few kilometers away from the vibrant coast of Malia lies the third largest Minoan palace of Crete, covering an area of about 7.500…

A short guide to Cretan music & dances

When you visit Crete, you will realize that music and dance is an integral part of the island’s culture and everyday life. Crete is one…

Diktaion Andron: the birthplace of Zeus

There are few places on earth that are distinguished for their unique natural beauty and staggering archaeological and mythological importance. One of these places is…

Esperides and the garden of bliss

Greek mythology is a complex and fascinating epos full of long genealogies, magical images, witty symbolisms and awe-inspiring scenarios. No wonder it has been an…

Hersonissos beach (limanakia)

Sea, mountain, and culture: things to do near Koutouloufari

You are planning your vacation in Crete but you just can’t decide if you prefer a bustling tourist destination by the beach or a more…

Honeymoon in Crete

Primal landscapes that reflect eternity, a great variety of things to do and see and an alternative approach to romance. Crete is the perfect destination…

Antikristo: the star of the Cretan cuisine

Crete might be an island but a large part of its culture and culinary tradition is influenced by the high mountains that define its mainland.…