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AEGEAN, Greek Chefs Travel Greeceā€™s Gastronomy Around the World

Greek carrier AEGEAN has announced its collaboration with three renowned chefs, who will take Greek gastronomy on a journey across the globe through the new “Gastronomics” initiative.

“Gastronomics” is part of AEGEAN’s efforts to promote Greece’s tradition, natural beauty and culture, and features traditional recipes and unique wines in the Business Class menu, which is created by chefs Lefteris Lazarou, Christoforos Peskias and Stelios Parliaros, as well as the Master of...

Things To Do In Crete

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and absolutely you’ll find plenty of things to do.

Crete’s broad appeal makes it ideal for any holiday type – whether you’re seeking family fun, incredible outdoor pursuits or a flavour of authentic Greece.

There’s no doubt that it’s the Mediterranean climate, glorious coastline and idyllic blue waters that attract people – making Crete ideal for beach holidays.

But beyond all above, in Crete you will discover a great deal of hidden gems that...

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Greens Good for the Brain According New Research

Good news about the Cretan, Greek Cuisine, since a new research published in the journal of Neurology found that people who ate at least one serving of leafy greens a day had a slower rate of decline on tests for memory and thinking skills than did people who rarely ate these vegetables.

Luckily, Cretan and Greek cuisine is rich in greens whether Greeks savor them through the delicoius pies (hortopites) or the famous wild greens or horta.

The Cretan Diet is famous, - and some say...

Photo of Day : Crete You Have Great Eateries

Maybe one of the best tavernas in Crete ...

This is the Dialiskari Taverna of Chrisostomos a kind and great host at Marmara or Dialiskari Beach,Loutro, south-western Crete.

This beach with crystal clear, azzure waters is formed at the exit of the stunning Aradaina Gorge.

More great eateries here!

Great News - One Day Gastronomy Course Include Local Market Of Chania Visit & Cooking Course

...visit the local market, learn more about signature delicious local products, a great cooking experience!

This is a perfect introduction on the culinary culture of Crete and Greece, in order to discover the street food culture of Chania's town and participate in a cooking workshop preparing traditional regional dishes all in one go!

You will meet up with our qualified, resident chef in the morning who will talk you through the basics and culture of Cretan Gastronomy as you walk...

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Taverna Psaropoula Is Our New Find - Koutsounari Beach Lasithi Crete

Taverna Psaropoula, a welcoming place with delicious fresh food, seafood specialties, warm welcome and stunning sea views ... at Koutsounari beach in southeastern Crete.

A must visit ...

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Gastronomy Tip - Crete

There are some "secret" places in Crete that they are known just from the locals and of course now ... for our good friends of CreteTravel.com family.

Dounias eatery located in a village on the foot of the unspoiled White Mountains of Chania, at 600 metres altitude, the traditional taverna is a centre of gastronomy and slow food.

The famous Cretan diet, long-known for its health-giving properties, is followed to the letter by the owner Stelios Trilirakis, who uses only locally...

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West Crete - Crete’s Authentic, Unique Beauty

Travelling to Western Crete is a great travel experience across mountains and some of the best beaches in Greece, hiking paths, outdoor activities, gorges, farms, wineries and monasteries that will create once in a lifetime memories of lovely, authentic Crete.

Crete provides a mosaic of history, mythology, unique culture and customs, spirited people, time honored traditions.

Some best highlights

- Visit some great wineries.
- Explore Samaria Gorge, the longest in Europe.
- Stay...

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Mediterranean Diet Also Good for the Environment

A recent Spanish study has concluded that the Mediterranean diet is not only healthy but also better for the environment.

The Mediterranean diet (another important reaston to visit Greece) has been lauded as one of the healthiest diets in the world because of its high consumption of vegetables, legumes, fruits and olive oil, and low intake of animal protein.

A recent study has revealed that the diet predominant in Mediterranean countries creates a much smaller carbon footprint than the...

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Chania An Ultimate Food Lovers Destination

Chania a small, lovely, picturesque town and ... an ultimate food lovers destination.

Set out on an exhilarating journey of gastronomic imagination to Chania or Haniá, one of the most desired Cretan destinations!

A bouyátsa with cream, a delicious cream pie dusted with powdered sugar based on an old Asia Minor recipe, is the sweetest way to start your day! Continue your culinary quest with a visit to the “temple of gastronomy”, the Chania Municipal Market.

Here, in a deep mystic...