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Stunning Photos Show Greek Champion Fighting the Sea

A veteran Greek windsurfing champion is showing he still has what it takes in a series of stunning photographs taken in Crete. Nikos Kaklamanakis, an...

Cretans Ride Horses to Macedonia Rally in Thessaloniki

Cretans are well-known for their unique cultural habits and life-long customs. This time, a group of them decided to take their horses along with...

Crete: “Star Destination” for Austrian Tourists

The island of Crete is being called a "star destination" for Austrian tourists by the country's tour operators, based on data showing that Crete...

Elounda Hotels to Host Valencia FC Football School Camp in Crete

Elounda SA Hotels & Resorts, in Elounda, Northern Crete, has announced its brand new Valencia Soccer School Camp for the 2018 season, the very...

Santorini, Crete Join Mykonos to Fight Casinos

                Local authorities in the Greek islands of Santorini and Crete have hit out at government plans to allow the casinos to open on the...

Cretan Zeus Park: the Total Cretan Experience (video)

Mount Ida (Psiloritis). Vorizia is a small village in the prefecture of Heraklion, Crete, lying under the impressive Mount Ida (also known as Psiloritis), the...

Eerie ‘UFO’ Cloud Looms Over Greek Island

An incredible, eerie cloud formation looming over Crete this week had local people imagining aliens had arrived. Photographer Yiannis Gkikas captured the rare sight on...

Greek Authorities Probing ‘Floating Bomb’

A mysterious ship carrying 410 tons of potential explosives seized near Crete is being searched by the authorities, as its owner warns any accident "could...

Greek Coastguard Seizes Ship with Explosives Heading for Libya

Authorities have seized a Tanzanian-flagged ship heading for Libya and carrying materials used to make explosives, according to the Greek coastguard. The vessel "Andromeda" was...

Talos, the Ancient Greek Humanoid Robot

     (Talos as imagined by the makers of the 1963 film Jason and the Argonauts) In a modern world obsessed with technology it might...
What about Crete for your winter holidays

How to Plan Your Winter Holidays in Crete

If you have already been to Crete in summer, you have certainly paid a visit to its beautiful beaches. You've stepped on the pink...
An abandoned village in Crete makes it all the way to Los Angeles

Abandoned Village in Crete Makes it All the Way to LA

  Kalami, an abandoned village made of stone buildings, open doors, and broken windows, currently home to only 8 inhabitants, has made it to the...

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