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If diversity was a picture, it would be of Crete, the biggest and most gorgeous island in Greece. It is no secret that Crete combines the best of what is quintessential Greek and gives its visitors a real taste of Greek hospitality. Luscious greenery, tall mountains, and endless, deep-blue beaches are only some of the reasons why visiting Crete should be on everyone’s bucket list.

From Heraklion and Rethymno to Lasithi and Chania, the gorgeous island of Crete is full of impressive archaeological sites, natural treasures, countless entertainment options, and a cuisine that has gained worldwide recognition for its high quality and scrumptious taste. Here, you will be introduced to the very best of what Crete has to offer and get inspired for what your Crete itinerary should look like!

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The charm of Crete is undeniable. From its archaeological sites and its delectable cuisine to the warmth of its locals and beauty of its regions, a trip to Greece will certainly be one to remember! Here you can find some posts about Crete that will show you the best of what the island has to offer and make it irresistible for you to visit!
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Discovering Crete, Greece's Largest Island
Key Takeaways Crete is the largest island in Greece located in the southernmost part of the country between the Cretan and Libyan seas. The Minoan...
Everything You Need to Know About Knossos Palace
Key Takeaways Knossos Palace is Greece's largest and most important archaeological site, with a rich history dating back to the 7th millennium BC. ...
Top things to do in Chania, Crete [2024]
Key Takeaways Experience the local food culture by trying Greek baked goods and pastries like 'spanakopita' and 'kalitsounia' in a regional bakery....
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The 7 Best Hotels in Heraklion, Crete
Key Takeaways The top hotels in Heraklion, including GDM Megaron Historical Monument Hotel and Lato Boutique Hotel, offer unique experiences, histo...
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Best Hotels in Chania, Crete: Charming Cretan Places to Stay
Key Takeaways The best hotels in Chania, Crete, suit different tastes, from bohemian luxury to historical elegance. These hotels offer unique amen...
Top Archaeological Sites & Museums in Crete
Key Takeaways Crete's long coastline and stunning landscapes attract thousands of visitors each year. The local culture in Crete is steeped in his...
Where to Stay in Crete: The Best Regions
Key Takeaways Crete is divided into four administrative regions: Lasithi, Heraklion, Rethymnon, and Chania. Chania, located in western Crete, is k...
Best Things To Do in Crete
Key Takeaways Chania is a city on the northwest coast of Crete. It is perfect for strolling through the narrow alleys of the Old Town, visiting the...
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