Land of Daidalos and Ikaros. Of Minoan vases and famous frescoes. Shining and starlit, with its black baggy breeches and fringed kerchiefs. Romantic Crete, with its sea, rocks and gleaming plateaus. Crete, land of full-bodied wine and pungent tsipouro. "Sleepless Crete, land of endless feasts under star-studded skies"
, scented with wild fennel and fresh basil. Dizzying Crete, of the warlike dances.
Crete island - the largest in Greece - separates the Aegean from the Libyan Sea, marks the boundary between Europe and Africa. Majestic mountains rise in its center - the White Mountains, Psiloritis, Dikti. Its plateaus are split by deep gorges and end up in fertile valleys.
Crete Island has 4 prefectures:
The climate of Crete is a temperate Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild, quite rainy winters. Is the mildest of Greece.
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Lato Hotel - Heraklion City
Discreet luxury meets efficiency and comfort in Lato Hotel. An oasis of hospitality Crete hotel, it is ready to satisfy the needs of those traveling for business or pleasure.
Elounda Ilion Hotel - Lassithi
The hotel is built on a hill sideoffering a panoramic view to the bay of Elounda and the island of Spinaloga with its medieval castle. It is situated 6 kilometres from the city of Agios Nikolaos and 2 kilometres from the village of Elounda.