We Love Crete - Web Journal

New pages, photos and guides are added to our site, new music pages and history.

We add stories and comments from our readers and plenty for independent travellers about Crete...for those living in Crete and for those thinking of moving to Crete...

All about Crete in the Greek islands; Cretan beaches, photos and maps of Crete, beach accommodation suggestions and plenty about the Crete diet, Crete news, Crete travel, the Greek islands and more...

Nov 15, 2018

Crete to Naxos - a trip plan including Athens

Crete to Naxos - your trip plan for island hopping in Greece, see Athens, Chania, Rethymnon and Heraklion then cruise over to Santorini and Naxos

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Nov 14, 2018

Your Favourite Greek Pastry

Bougatsa, Crete

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Nov 12, 2018

Tris Ekklisies Beach in Crete - away away from it all in the south

Tris Ekklisies Beach in Crete - this little-known seaside village in the south of Heraklion is surrounded by wide open natural beaches, mountains and plenty of fresh air and space. Beaches for serious beach hunters, clear azure waters and caves, near the Asterousia Mountains

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Nov 11, 2018

Vori Crete - a protected traditional village in southern Heraklion

Vori Crete - find a protected and traditional village and discover the authentic Cretan way of life in the south of the island, with its natural charms and undeveloped rural character this real and friendly village will show you what it means to be Cretan

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Nov 10, 2018

The Villages of Crete - Spili

Spili Crete

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Nov 08, 2018

Walk the Gorge of the Dead in Crete

Eastern Crete is a great place for walking. Less touristy, less built up, lots of wide open spaces, mountains and gorges. Just like Zakros Gorge, also known as 'The Gorge of the Dead'.

Zakros Gorge Crete

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Nov 06, 2018

Be Safe - Travel Insurance for Crete & The Greek Islands

Travel Insurance for Crete

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Nov 04, 2018

Crete - True Hospitality Found Everyday

We really cannot tell you how the hospitality of Crete is. You have to experience it for yourself. In a world gone mad, where no-one talks to you or looks at you anymore, it is revitalising to the soul to be treated with such respect and openness. The Cretans teach us all how to be truly wealthy.

So, although this video is humourous, it is based on truth and certainly reflects our experiences in Kriti.


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Nov 02, 2018

Lake Kournas near Chania in Crete

Lake Kournas, Crete

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Oct 30, 2018

The Villages of Crete - Theriso

Theriso Crete

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Oct 28, 2018

Trip Idea eBooklet 5 Days in the West of Crete

Five Days in the West of Crete - by Car or Motorcycle

by the team at We Love Crete
Mini Guide to the West of Crete

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Oct 26, 2018

From Crete to Mykonos

Mykonos Greece

If you are planning your next Greek Island holiday, here is the information you need to include both Crete and Mykonos in your dream trip for 2018...

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Oct 24, 2018

Trip Ideas Booklet - West Crete by Bus

5, 7 or 10 Days in the West of Crete - by Bus

by the team at We Love Crete
Mini Guide to the West of Crete by Bus

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Oct 22, 2018

Crete - Land of History

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Oct 20, 2018

Trip Ideas Booklet - East Crete for Independent Travellers

Five Days in the East of Crete - by Car or Motorcycle

by the team at We Love Crete
Mini Guide to the East of Crete

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Oct 18, 2018

Chania Travel Independent Travellers - Ask Your Question and See Answers

Chania Harbour, Crete (image by Sarah Murray)

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Oct 16, 2018

Tips for Travel to Crete Island Greece

Travel to Crete
Crete Travel - a lot of information to make your trip days flow smoothly, so you can enjoy the real taste of Kriti; buses, hire cars, transfers, accommodation and touring.

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Oct 14, 2018

Spinalonga Island in Crete - History and Mystery

Spinalonga Island, Crete

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Oct 12, 2018

Kerasia Village Crete - Experience the Real Kriti

Life is sweet in Kerasia village.

Kerasia, Crete

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Oct 10, 2018

Insider Tips for Travel to Athens Greece

Travel to Athens Greece
Athens Greece - How to enjoy your Athens Stopover - everyone has their own relationship with Athens Αθήνα. We love Athena. We say it is definitely worth spending time to get to know her...

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Oct 08, 2018

The South Coast of Crete

Chora Sfakion on the south coast is the departure point for some of the most beautiful beaches in Crete, accessible only by boat...

Chora Sfakion Crete

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Oct 06, 2018

The Wine Regions of Crete

Vineyards, Crete

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