Lassithi region of Eastern Crete offers expansive vistas with fields
stretching out to the horizon, whirling windmills, charming small
ports, and the ruins of a Minoan palace appearing unexpectedly around a
bend in the road.
The ancient city of Aptera on the north coast of Crete
is an easy day trip from Chania, Rethymno, or even Heraklion.
One of the top museums in Greece, this is a must-see
for anyone intrigued by the ancient Minoans.
year in May the Battle of Crete is vigorously commemorated by the proud
Cretans who made even Hitler think again about invading an island by
Explore the many fascinating sites in the Chania
area.From the Hellenic Ministry of Culture.
out this unique way of traveling along Crete's spectacular southwestern
coast, visiting archaeological remains, nude beaches, and remote
villages along the way.
get to visit the Greek islands too - they just don't get as close as
most visitors. Enjoy these high in the sky photos of Crete.
A few shots of Crete to whet your appetite for your own
Walk to the Greek island of Elaphonissi
The peaceful waters conceal the sunken city of Olous,
and, just possibly, a mermaid or two.
to Gortyna (Gortyn) - a vast ancient city on Crete inhabited since
Minoam times, with Roman-era ruins, a Byzantine basilica, and the tree
where Zeus and Europa first -um- met.
Galleries of Greece - A peaceful lagoon conceals several mysteries.
Discover the magic of Elounda on the Greek island of Crete.
Hiking the Samaria Gorge on the Greek island of Crete
This museum features many local Minoan finds as well as
large statues from the Roman period.
Phaistos, and Amnissos are a few of the many great Cretan sites in the
Heraklion region. From the Hellenic Ministry of Culture.
Explore the mysterious citadel of Crete...but watch out
for the minotaur!
From Dilos Holiday World, useful and thorough info on
the Caves of Psychro and Dikti.
caves, many ancient sites, and the former island of lepers all
contribute to the archeological wonders of this area of Crete. From the
Hellenic Ministry of Culture.
fertile Lassithi plain is anything but plain, with terrific cultural
festivals, a beautiful landscape, and whirling windmills.
this town and region of south-east Crete, which boasts long beautiful
beaches, a local observatory, and hidden traditional villages.
The newly-renovated Natural History Museum of Crete in
Heraklion offers an increasing number of exhibits and programs.
reopened, the Numismatic Museum in Athens is housed in Heinrich
Schliemann's old house, and appeals to coin fans as well as fans of
Rethymno-based travel agency offering day excursions,
Santorini cruises, car, apartment, and villa rentals.
Monasteries, museums and a late Minoan cemetary provide
visitors with many choices. From the Hellenic Ministry of Culture.
Everything you need to know about the Samaria Gorge,
from experienced Gorge hiker Jean Bienvenu. Clear and informative.
step by step through the gorge, in a series of terrific, fast-loading
photos taken on a beautiful day. From Jean Bienvenu.
The Cave of St. Sophia is an easy-to-visit cave near
Chania on the island of Crete.
Easy to get to,hard to leave, the Cave of St. Sophia
has fascinated Cretans and their visitors for thousands of years.
Gortyna Code - the labyrinthine letters of this ancient code of law
fascinates modern visitors to the city of Gortyn on the island of Crete.
A look at this vast, ruined Roman city sitting in the
olive groves of Crete.
Annual festival featuring music and dance,
presentations on Greek mythology, and more. Admission is free.
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