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Here on this blog, new pages, photos and articles are added to our site, new pages about the Greek Island of Crete and travel in Greece and the Greek islands. New pages are added on villages and mountains and gorges, music, walking and hiking and history.
We add stories and comments from our readers and plenty for you as an independent traveller to Crete...or for you if you are living in Crete and for you if you are 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, itineraries in Crete, experiences in Crete, the Greek islands and more...
This is not a personal blog, because our whole website is our personal 'love letter' to Crete and is written for you, our fellow lover of Crete, to discover her for yourself...
We won't tell you what to do and where to go, how to feel or give you the '10 best' of anything. We share our love for Crete and let you make up your own mind, plan your own trip and experience your own journey, on your own path.
...and you won't find any selfies here. It is a no selfie zone! Phew!
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Palace of Knossos - The ruins at Knossos were discovered in 1878 by the Cretan Minos Kalokairinos who began excavations. Beautiful Minoan frescos were uncovered
Specialist Tours Crete - interesting ways to get to know Crete with informed guides, paragliding, hiking, yoga retreats, search out the local flora with specialist guide, see Crete from the inside out
Spinalonga - The island sits off the northern tip of Kolokitha peninsula, which forms the safe harbour of Elounda, in the wide Mirabello Bay, protected from the north by Cape Agios Ioannis. The ancien
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'.
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.
by the team at We Love Crete
Volunteering in Crete; there are so many opportunities to serve, learn and explore at the same time
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...
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.
Life is sweet in Kerasia village.
Hi there. My husband and I are celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and planning a 10 day trip to Crete Sept 16-26. I haven't booked flights yet but
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...
Chora Sfakion on the south coast is the departure point for some of the most beautiful beaches in Crete, accessible only by boat...
Crete Video; here we show videos of the island of Crete in Greece, from Cretan music to beaches, gorges including Samaria and the Minoan Palace of Phaistos, and Zorba the Greek the movie, with dancing
by the team at We Love Crete