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Sensational sea views, harmony with nature tranquility, serenity, peace of mind, relaxation, isolation far from the noises of crowds, great sandy beaches, hiking along the beach, minutes away from Preveli Beach and many more.

Our East of Preveli Villas in South Rethimno

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Greece’s Nudist Beaches among Europe’s Best

Three Greek beaches are among the Top 10 Nudist Beaches in Europe, according to a survey released by Promotional Codes, a leading voucher code website in the UK.

he data was based on TripAdvisor’s reviews and reveals the best spots where sun seekers can go skinny dipping in Greece, France, Turkey, Croatia and Majorca among other countries.

Greece’s nudist beaches included in the Top 10 are the Little Banana on Skiathos, the Red Beach on Crete and Mykonos’ Paradise beach.

According...

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Late Minoan Chamber Tomb Comes to Light at Ierapetra on Crete

An intact Late Minoan chamber tomb has been found near Ierapetra on the island of Crete, the Greek culture ministry announced this week.

Archaeologists discovered the tomb during a rescue archaeology effort in an olive grove located in the Rousses site, some 800 meters northeast of the village of Kentri.

The dig, carried out by the Lasithi Late Minoan Chamber Tomb Comes to Light on CreteEphorate of Antiquities, brought to light an urn, two adult skeletons, as well as well-preserved...

20% Last Minute Offer at Erondas Cretan Country Villas

Friends and Guests, 

I hope my email finds you well.

We are glad to inform you about a 20% Last Minute Offer at our Erondas Cretan Country Villas!

Erondas Cretan Country Villas, two charmingly decorated and furnished traditional houses, dating from the mid-18th and mid-20th centuries, in a blissfully peaceful spot in the hilly countryside of Crete, close to the famous Arkadiou Monastery, the worth-visiting sites of historical significance of Ancient Eleftherna (vast archaeological...

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Hello Giannis, 

Thank you for your email. We had a very enjoyable stay in the Veneto Suites. The reception staff were very helpful and welcoming, our suite was lovely - comfortable and well equipped. We particularly enjoyed our evening meal in the courtyard, the food was excellent, the choice of Greek wine exceptional and the waiting staff were very pleasant and efficient. Breakfasts were also very good.

Rethymno was a delightful town to stay in for a few days...

Greece Launches Online Ticket Service for Admission to Museums, Sites

Visitors of certain archaeological sites, monuments and museums in Athens, Creteand the Peloponnese can now buy tickets online, the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports announced on Thursday.

Through the official e-ticketing service – etickets.tap.gr – visitors can purchase e-tickets for admission to the Acropolis and the archaeological sites of Athens’ historic center; the archaeological site of Knossos; the Heraklion Archeological Museum and the archaeological area and museum...

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Minoan Lines Mykonos Palace Now Serving Chania-Piraeus

Minoan Lines’ “Mykonos Palace” is now handling the Chania – Piraeus route daily.

Built in 2002, the 192-cabin “Mykonos Palace” can transport 1.912 passengers and 821 vehicles.

The ferry departs daily at 4pm from the port of Piraeus, and at midnight from the port of Souda, Crete.

The journey lasts six hours and 30 minutes.

You could book your ferry tickets through our partner website here.

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Guest Reviews On CreteTravel.com

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Dear Yiannis, Kalimera, Thank you so much for looking after us so well on our visit to Crete. We had a wonderful time, thanks to you. In particular the Libyan Mare Suites was superb! We had a wonderful time Kayaking with Stelios although the weather was a little challenging and Stelios had many plan b's to organise. I am also much more of a fair weather kayaker. V... is coming back in September to Kayak 8 days with Stelios from Paleochora to Matala and I am thinking...

Elounda Gulf Vilas is the Winner of Greece’s Leading Villa Resort Award

Great news ...

We are honored to announce that Elounda Gulf Villas is proud winner of GREECE'S LEADING VILLA RESORT AWARD of the prestigious WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 2018.

The award is being recognized as the highest accolade within the global luxury hotel industry, setting a benchmark for luxury hotels in achieving recognition for world class facilities and service excellence. 

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Traveling by Greek Ferry? Know Your Rights

In view of the summer season, Greece’s consumer rights group EKPIZO urges passengers to be aware of their rights while traveling on ferries.

According to the Consumers’ Association ‘The Quality of Life’, EKPIZO, the following rights apply to all passengers traveling on ferries within Greece.

Ticket cancelation

If you cancel your ticket ahead of your trip, you are entitled to a refund of the original amount, depending on the time of cancellation. Travelers are entitled to a full...