Posts tagged with `inns`

January Brings a 6th Anniversary - Crete before Greece

Six years ago this week (on 29 January 2001) the Guide to Crete went live on the internet.

I remember working on it non-stop the last few days before the launch - with the culmination of a 24 hour stint the day before... to launch at 9 am on the morning of the 29th.

What satisfaction and joy! To share with you all the discoveries, the tastes and thrills of Crete.

A sunny January day it was, so after catching up with some sleep, grilled fish at a beachfront...

In September it’s Great to be in Crete

September has repeatedly proven to be a great month to visit Crete - crowds are gone, but you are not alone, sizzling, scorching heat has faded, but it’s still hot and evenings are warm and ideal for those by-the-water evening dinners.

Some of the most special small hotels are pretty full in September but many of the normal cookie-cutter types have rooms to spare.

This is the month for the independent traveller, those just setting out to make the best trip they can within a reasonable...