Travelers often overlook Phaistos Palace in favor of Knossos. I wanted to see why and found myself among peaceful ruins that told a story on their own against an awe-inspiring view.
The Amazing Villas in Crete represent the beauty of the island. It starts with the view…
From cozy restaurants, fish taverns set between waterfalls to gourmet dining with a sea view, here’s a list of where to eat in Rethymnon, Crete.
The Rethymnon Carnival brings together 20,000 people and has everyone singing, dancing and partying all day long. This is a Greek festival to be at…
The top things to do in Chania all offer a touch of this scenic port city’s incredible history.
On an island famous for its local gastronomy, The Well of the Turk has built a flawless reputation for serving something other than Cretan food. Here, the rich flavors of the Middle East and North Africa take center stage.
The Samaria Hotel in Chania is a convenient modern luxury base for anyone looking to explore one of the most adored regions of Crete.
Avli in Rethymnon offers a sophisticated take on Cretan cuisine, complemented by an ambiance that brings out the best of the Venetian-influenced old town.
A beautiful empty road centered in a tiny village leads the way to Natalia’s Houses, a traditional Greek guesthouse experience in Crete.
The beaches of Crete rank as some of the best in Greece. Here’s a photo tour of a handful that I loved, unique places worth visiting again.