Crete

  • Crete Island

    Crete, Greek Islands July 25, 2011 at 3:03 pm 0 comments

    Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. It forms a significant part of the economy and cultural heritage of Greece while retaining its own local cultural traits (such as its own dialect, poetry, and music). Crete was […]

     
  • Exploring Samaria Gorge in Crete

    Adventure, Crete March 18, 2011 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

    The world-famous Samaria Gorge on the southern Aegean island of Crete is one of the longest gorges in Europe. The gorge has opened for the public, with entry permitted throughout the entire length of the main footpath, from Xyloskalo to Aghia Roumeli. The Samaria Gorge, a national park in Chania […]