Magnificent Knossos

May 05, 2019

The archaeological site of Knossos is one of the most important Cretan monuments. There is evidence that this location was inhabited during the Neolithic Period (6000 B.C.). On the ruins of the neolithic settlement the first Minoan Palace was built...

Archanes, a genuine cretan village

Apr 02, 2019

Archanes is so close to Heraklion in time and in distance, so much a pleasure too. You pass through Kato Archanes and climb a short distance to the main (Epano) Archanes village.

The large village (and a large agricultural centre as well) has...

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Jun 13, 2017

Don’t miss the extra benefits and surprises every month! We are next to you 24 hours a day, by telephone and personally, doing our best to satisfy you. In 1way we are devoted to making your time in Crete unforgettable. Please do not hesitate to...

Live the Matala myth

Jun 12, 2017

Matala was the ancient port of Phaistos and Gortys and a former fishing community which has developed into a modern holiday center. It is located 4 km south-west of the village of Pitsidia and 75 km from Heraklion. It is built on the coast line of...

Cretan nature in a museum

Jun 11, 2017

Natural History Museum of Crete has been functioning and operates under the framework of the University of Crete since 1980, being a pioneer institute at national and European level in the following activities:

  • Study and Management of the Natural...

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