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Hellenic Seaways Announces Start of Santorini, Naxos, Paros Ferry Route

Hellenic Seaways Announces Start of Santorini, Naxos, Paros Ferry Route

Greek ferry operator Hellenic Seaways announced on Thursday, the launch today of ferry services from the port of Piraeus to Paros, Naxos and Santorini with the ‘Nissos Samos’.

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The Nature Of Horta, Or Greek Greens

The Nature Of Horta, Or Greek Greens

In this blog Dr David Shimwell (known to us all with great affection as Chunky), botanist, campaigner on environmental conservation and former lecturer at the University of Manchester, turns his attention to the subject of horta.

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The History Of Casa Delfino Hotel - Chania Crete

The History Of Casa Delfino Hotel - Chania Crete

The history of Casa Delfino Hotel in breathtaking Chania, Crete is a story of romance, adventure, and extraordinary twists of fate

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Hand-Picked Selection Of Authentic & Unique Tours & Activities

Hand-Picked Selection Of Authentic & Unique Tours & Activities

Make the most of your visit to Crete with our hand-picked selection of authentic and unique tours and activities.

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Travel Insurance Or Risk?

Travel Insurance Or Risk?

Insurance or risk?

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Calls for Minoan Civilization, Spinalonga to be Named UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Calls for Minoan Civilization, Spinalonga to be Named UNESCO World Heritage Sites

On occasion of an UNESCO Committee Convention held in Heraklion, Crete, last weekend, Crete Region Prefect Stavros Arnaoutakis and Heraklion Mayor Vassilis Labrinos called for the inclusion of Minoan Civilization and Spinalonga island on the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list.

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Geoparks In Greece, Protect Our Resources

Geoparks In Greece, Protect Our Resources

Tourism development means protecting natural resources by ensuring that local populations gain appreciation of and benefit from their geological heritage.

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15% Off To Live Your Cretan Experience

15% Off To Live Your Cretan Experience

Cretan Traditional Villas, in the heart of this small and most pleasingly friendly, traditional village, three autonomous, renovated stone-built traditional houses with mountain views for a unique Cretan experience.

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Lato The Ancient City Of Crete

Lato The Ancient City Of Crete

Lato (Ancient Greek: Λατώ) was an ancient city of Crete, the ruins of which are located approximately 3 km from the small town of Kritsa.

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Youphoria Beachfront Villas, Kissamos, Chania, Crete

Youphoria Beachfront Villas, Kissamos, Chania, Crete

We welcome Youphoria Beachfront Villas to our "small family".

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Did You Know That Crete Has Its Own Observatory?

Did You Know That Crete Has Its Own Observatory?

Maybe you didn't know this yet, but Crete has its own Observatory, a great one.

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About Essence - Nick Kazantzakis

About Essence - Nick Kazantzakis

Essence

All my life one of my greatest desires has been to travel-to see and touch unknown countries, to swim in unknown seas, to circle the globe, observing new lands, seas, people, and ideas with insatiable appetite, to see everything for the first time and for the last time, casting a slow, prolonged glance, then to close my eyes and feel the riches deposit themselves inside me calmly or stormily according to their pleasure, until time passes them at last through its fine sieve, straining the quintessence out of all the joys and sorrows. 

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Monastery Estate Venetian Harbor - Chania Crete

Monastery Estate Venetian Harbor - Chania Crete

We love it and we are quite sure you will love it as well.

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Knossos to Host Minos Opera Tribute to Cretan Explorer Kalokairinos

Knossos to Host Minos Opera Tribute to Cretan Explorer Kalokairinos

The world-renowned archaeological site of Knossos on Crete, will host in its central court for the first time on September 28 the opera titled “Minos” written by Marielli Sfakianaki.

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Visiting the Island of Spinalonga in Crete

Visiting the Island of Spinalonga in Crete

Another great article below about the fascinating island of Spinalonga from our good friend Clare Thomson  posted in her superb travel blog Suitcases & Sandcastles.

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Crete to Host Photo Exhibition on South America’s ‘Green’ Areas

Crete to Host Photo Exhibition on South America’s ‘Green’ Areas

The Municipal Gallery of Agios Nikolaos, located on the island of Crete, between August 14 and 28 will host a photo exhibition featuring South America’s main areas of environmental interest.

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Loutro: A Little Piece of Paradise in Crete

This is a great article about Loutro from our good friend Clare Thomson  posted in her superb travel blog Suitcases & Sandcastles.

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Photo of the Day : Istron Bay Hotel - Near Agios Nikolaos Crete

Photo of the Day : Istron Bay Hotel - Near Agios Nikolaos Crete

Sunny, bright Autumn days ... 

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AEGEAN Adds 11 New Destinations, 18 Routes to 2018 Schedule

AEGEAN Adds 11 New Destinations, 18 Routes to 2018 Schedule

Greek carrier AEGEAN revealed its new extended program for 2018 that includes a network of 153 destinations in 44 countries and 16.6 available seats, 700,000 more than in 2017.

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