20 AWESOME THINGS TO DO IN CRETE IN THE GREEK ISLANDS
Crete, the biggest of the Greek islands, is often described as a universe on its own. Being home to stunning beaches and mountains, a complex history.
Discover Crete’s Past in the Minoan Palace of Knosso
Knossos was home to the mysterious Minoan civilization that lived on the island thousands of years ago. Besides, according to Greek Mythology.
Check out the Capital, Heraklion
Since you’re already in Heraklion, check out the landmarks in town. Start with a stroll along the old port to reach the
, the magnificent Venetian Fortress that stands opposite the sea.
Go Back in Time in the Hippie Caves of Matala
If you drive south from Heraklion, you will be able to spend a day at the fantastic beach of
which is known for its
where a huge community of hippies used to live during the seventies.
Explore the Alleys in the Old Town of Chania
Chania boasts a magnificent old town with cobblestone pedestrian alleys, unique Venetian mansions, and a stunning old port with one of the oldest lighthouses in the world.
Spend a Day on the Pink Sand of Elafonisi Beach
Elafonisi is in a rather isolated area, there are a few beach bars where you can get the basics, but it’s always
a good idea to pack enough drinks and lunch.
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