Kalimera from lovely Crete.
Enjoy the Christmas decoration in small, picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos, Crete.
This the season! Wishing you a wonderful Christmas filled with memories you’ll always treasure. Merry Xmas wishes to you!
Our sunny, bright kalimera from lovely Kato Zakros.
Kato Zakros Village, small and personal, simply awesome, quiet and well - it is somewhere you feel a sense of ownership about the moment you arrive.
At the end of a dazzling, exciting winding road, descending from the plain around Zakros itself.
Explore more : Kato Zakros guide
Our sunny kalimera from lovely Agios Nikolaos.
Different to all other towns in Crete, Agios Nikolaos manages to mix - upon the three hills which support its girth - an arty, leisurely, sleepy and yet also bustling place. Built partly atop ancient remains of bygone residents' homes. Also known as Agios Nik or Ag Nik (but the whole name is pronounced eye-yoss nikor-lowse).
Have a glorious day, weekend ahead.
PS.Our travel guide of Agios Nikolaos
Indeed, the most recognizable part of small, picrturesque town of Chania is the lighthouse.
But what is the story behind this unique architectural monument?
The story of the lighthouse starts a long ago, although its present form dates back since the Egyptian Occupation of Crete (in the early 19th century).
The original Venetian lighthouse was built from Venetians around the late 16th century to protect the harbour from the Turks. A chain could be connected from the base of the...
This is a complete remote gem in lovely Crete.
Kato Zakros is absolutely way off the beaten track, but well worth the journey that takes you through the beautiful and changing landscape of East Crete.
Kato Zakros, simply awesome, small and personal, quiet and well - it is somewhere you feel a sense of ownership about the moment you arrive. At the end of a dazzling, exciting with stunning views road, descending from the plain around Zakros itself.
At this archaeological site, you’ll...
The city never sleeps ...
Heraklion is Crete's biggest city (among Chania, Rethimno, Agios Nikolaos, Sitia, Ierapetra), whose emblem is the Venetian fortress of Koules and it harmoniously combines a multilingual past as Byzantine churches standing next to the Venetian mansions and Turkish fountains and a thriving present with many restaurants, coffee shops and bars that cater to every taste.
Explore more : Heraklion Town
Once upon a time ...
Amazing Crete, great video.
A Travel Guide to Crete in the Sixties (1964) by British Pathé
Watch the video here
The coastal city of Heraklion on the island of Crete is preparing to host the 20th European Tourist Guides Meeting and the 1st delegates Annual General Meeting of the European Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (FEG) between November 20-25.
The event is expected to gather some 200 tourist guides from 25 countriesaround the world, who will attend guided tours, lectures and life-long training seminars. Participants will also have the opportunity to network, taste the local products...