Must-sees in Crete, Greece

Must-sees in Crete: our top 10

Crete is a fabulous island offering a host of pleasures: dream beaches, major archaeological sites, [...]

1 week itinerary in Crete: Elounda, Heraklion, Milatos

Looking for a week’s vacation in Crete? Here’s a one-week program to discover the [...]
The Venetian port of Chania

What to do in Chania in Crete ?

Chania (HANIA) is undoubtedly a must on your trip to Crete. Even if the town is very touristy, its [...]
Rethymnon - Agia Triada Monastery - Elafonissos Beach

One week to visit Western Crete

Crete is Greece’s largest island. It is 280km long. So if you’ve only got a [...]
Heraklion Fortress and port in Crete, Greece

What to see and do in Heraklion? Our top 10

Going on vacation to Crete? So Heraklion is a must. Located on the north coast, it is the [...]
Blue sea in Crete

Visit Crete: How to go? Where to stay? What to see?

Are you planning to soon visit Crete in Greece? But you are wondering where to stay, what to see [...]
ferry to go to Crete, in Greece

Take a ferry to Crete

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands. It’s a marvellous island that combines all the [...]
Cretan food

What to eat in Crete: the Cretan cuisine secret of longevity...

The Crete is the largest Greek island. Geographically distant from the continent, it has been [...]
Kato Zakros, eastern Crete

Itinerary: discovering south-east Crete

Until recently, eastern Crete, and more specifically the south-east, was mainly visited by Greek [...]
Knossos site in Crete

Visit Knossos in Crete: tips and practical information

A visit to Knossos Palace (sometimes spelled Cnossos) is a must on any trip to Crete. Associated [...]
Visit the island of Spinalonga in Crete, the island of lepers, the island of the forgotten by Victoria Hislop

Visit the island of Spinalonga in Crete

Made famous by Victoria Hislop’s novel The Island, Spinalonga is also known as Kalydon. This [...]
Port of Heraklion in Crete, Fortress and fishing boats, Greece

Go, sleep and eat in Heraklion: travel guide

Planning your vacation in Heraklion, Crete? But you’re having trouble finding your way around [...]

To help you organize your stay in Crete, here you'll find all our advice, good addresses and must-sees...

  • How do I get to Crete from Greece and beyond? How do I get around the island?
  • Where to stay in Crete? Which part of the island to sleep in to get the most out of Crete?
  • What to visit in Crete? What to see and do on the island? Sightseeing and activities not to be missed...
We tell you all about the largest island in Greece!