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  • Hersonissos

    Hersonissos
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    I have written so many Lomolocation stories about Crete island, that I can feel like living there - it clearly became my second home after only a 7-days relaxing holidays. But wait - I have told you so many interesting places to see, but forgot to mention the best possible place to live in this island. That's why I have prepared this story about a little town of Hersonissos.
  • Aghios Nikolaos

    Aghios Nikolaos
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Need a vacation? Take it, but be careful - if you plan to take a rest at home, you can receive a call from your boss at any moment "please, can you come just for 15 minutes, we need your help". So the best plan is to go somewhere really far away, for example - the Crete Island. And if you really plan to go there for your vacation, choose Aghios Nikolaos town, as it is THE BEST resort town in whole Crete (well, at least you can hear that at your tourist information office). And it really is awesome. First of all, Aghios Nikolaos is a coastal town and the capital of Lasithi province (Crete Island is divided into 4 or 5 prefectures). The most amazing fact is that the town is built on the ruins of the ancient city. People call it Saint Nicholas town because Saint Nicholas is the patron saint of sailors and of all of Greece.
  • Spinalonga Island

    Spinalonga Island
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Spinalonga is a Spinalonga island - tiny dot of land and Cretan sea guarder! It's an island situated in the Bay of Elounda. The history of the name 'Spinalonga' is in itself subject to conjecture but it is widely accepted that its roots lie somewhere in the Olous, Olondi, Elounda location and the words meaning long and thorn. Spinalonga is actually the name of the sizeable but slender peninsula and on maps the small island is identifiable by the name Kalidon.
  • Elunda town in Crete Island

    Elunda town in Crete Island
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    If you are tired of your job, of routine and everyday running, you need a vacations and good rest? Well then this location is write thing for you. Elunda - it’s a small fisherman village located in Crete island. I have heart that lot of tourist love that place and now I understand why:
  • Vai Palm Beach in Crete Island

    Vai Palm Beach in Crete Island
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    The exotic sandy beach of Vai with the unique palm trees wood in Europe is situated at a distance of 94 kilometers far from Aghios Nicolaos at the Northeast and 24 kilometers eastern to Sitia. It has been named after the word “vagia”, meaning “palm tree” or “rims of palm tree” in Greek. According to the local legend the wood had been grown from the stones of dates thrown away by Arab pirates or Phoenician merchants set ashore at the place.
  • Rethymon

    Rethymon
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Crete Island has a four district under the government of prefect and Rethymon is the one from west-northern.
  • Views of Matala (Crete Island)

    Views of Matala (Crete Island)
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Interesting place for beach a panoramic view inside the cave.
  • Matala

    Matala
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Have you ever been in Greece? No?! Then it's time to do that, because Greece has lots of good things for you... And if you choose to make a sightseeing-trip to Crete Island which is very friendly to the tourists from the whole world, do not hesitate to rent a car and take a little road to the south of the island. To be precise, go to Matala village, which is about 75 kilometers south-west of Heraklion (or Iraklion), the center (or capital) of Crete island.
  • Chania (Crete Island)

    Chania (Crete Island)
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Crete Island that people believe beneath of this has another city or an ancient town.
  • Festos (Crete Island)

    Festos (Crete Island)
    (Please note, this article is in another language)
    Again back to Crete Island, where the history of Europe starts... This time something very special for you. Festos is an ancient town or building complex as well as the name of the disc, which is very famous in the whole world.

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