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Cretan Christmas Traditions

The Cretan Christmas traditions follow the rules of the Greek Orthodox faith with some critical secularization elements somewhat similar to international customs; for example, there will be non-traditional Christmas lights everywhere and Christmas trees. Karavaki – Christmas Boats All over Crete, particularly on the coastlines, in every village – usually at its main entrance –...Read More

Rethymno, a Fish and Seafood Foodie Destination

Rethymno has no shortage of restaurants that satisfy every palate. When locals and visitors want fresh seafood and fish, they have plenty of choices, some with beguiling views of the fortress and the sea, others for prices, and all for quality dishes made from scratch with seasonal ingredients. Here are five fish and seafood tavernas...Read More

Books You Might Enjoy Reading During Summer Holidays

The summer holidays are the best time for bookworms to relax by the beach, reading a good book while enjoying the breeze and the soothing sounds of the sea. And because different readers like different styles, the following five books you might enjoy reading during the summer holidays will contain recommendations from various genres. Watermark...Read More