Sarakina Gorge in Crete

Following the upward road from the seaside village of Myrtos, you will reach the magnificent Sarakina Gorge in a few miles. Due to its proximity to the village, it is also called Myrtos Gorge. No matter how you call it, however, it is equally thrilling and welcomes you to a hiking experience of exemplary beauty. …

Crete Gourmet: Mediterranean Bliss

Cretan cuisine is synonymous to the Mediterranean Diet. Filled with seasonal fruits and vegetables, extra virgin olive oil, legumes and low fat dairy, lean protein and scarce meat consumption, this type of diet has been characterized as the closest thing to culinary perfection. And besides being extra healthy, it tastes great! No wonder the local …

When is the best time to visit Crete?

Crete is the largest island of Greece and offers unforgettable experiences to all travelers. It is a place filled with unspoiled natural beauty and amazing landscapes. Cretan hospitality is world renowned and the same goes for the local gastronomy. So it is only fair that visitors from all over the world flock the island, for …