Top 5 churches and a monastery in Crete

Top 5 churches and a monastery in Crete

Once you have reached Crete it is impossible not repeating to yourself at every turn that this corner of paradise was gifted and blessed by God to become one of the most exciting and most memorable vacation destinations. There are hundreds, if not thousands of churches and chapels on the island of Crete. Some of them are more than 1000 years old and many of them still has some wonderful frescoes. Today we would like to present you the top 5 churches and a monastery in Crete.   ... [ read more ]

Top 7 interesting museums in Crete

Top 7 interesting museums in Crete

Crete is a popular tourist attraction but also an island with a very rich history. It has many pieces of art from various time periods that are worth to be seen. Today we would like to present the top 7 interesting museums in Crete located in different parts of the island. These seven museums include: the Municipal Museum of the Battle of Crete and the National Resistance in Heraklion, the Natural History Museum of Crete, the Historical Museum of Crete, the Heraklion Museum of Visual Arts... [ read more ]

Top 5 forifications in Crete

Top 5 forifications in Crete

Crete offers more tourist activities than any other Greek Island being the largest of them. Some parts of the island were overwhelmed by tourist resorts and massive hotels, but fortunately Crete is still hiding many undiscovered treasures by the agitated crowds. The Island of Crete gathers the experience of thousands of years of civilization, being the owner of a significant cultural heritage that includes years of Roman, Venetian and Turkish domination, each leaving its mark on the Creta... [ read more ]