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Creta Maris Beach Resort’ “Agora” is a feast of Cretan arts & crafts

Creta Maris Beach Resort’ “Agora” is a feast of Cretan arts & crafts

Events & Activities, Sustainability
Ever since the Bronze Age, the people of Crete have shown excellent skills in handcrafting. To get an idea of how qualified crafters the Minoans were, you can visit the Archaeological Museum of Crete to see the masterpieces of their artisanship (exquisite jewellery, beautifully adorned ceramics, elegant micro-sculptures, and more).…
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Delve into the Minoan Civilization at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion

Delve into the Minoan Civilization at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion

Destination Crete
One of the most important museums in Greece, and one the most famous museums in Europe is located in the centre of Heraklion. The Archaeological Museum of Heraklion houses representative artefacts from all periods of Cretan prehistory and history, covering a chronological span of over 5,500 years from the Neolithic…
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Sfakiani Pita: the aromas and tastes of Crete in one heavenly pie

Sfakiani Pita: the aromas and tastes of Crete in one heavenly pie

Gastronomy
Cretan cuisine is one of the island’s greatest treasures. Healthy, tasty and simple, it is linked to the turbulent history of the island which was marked by consecutive conquests, rebellions and wars. The privations from which the Cretan society suffered for centuries and the frugality of agricultural life were the…
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NATURA 2000 areas reveal the rare beauty of Crete

NATURA 2000 areas reveal the rare beauty of Crete

Destination Crete, Sustainability
Sculpted by time and six thousand years of human history, Crete’s nature is a unique treasure, a heritage that needs to be preserved for future generations. Crete’s natural environment is characterized by rich biodiversity, a significant number of endemic species, a mosaic of ecosystems and landscapes of exquisite beauty. Crete…
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Krasi, a mountain village to explore

Krasi, a mountain village to explore

Destination Crete
Crete features 650 miles of coastline, it’s a sea lover’s dream, but it is also a mountainous island, with impressive mountain landscapes and scenic villages, perfect for explorations off the beaten track. If you want to take a break from your daily pool-and-beach routine and experience something different, follow the…
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Fun and safety meet at Creta Maris Water Sports Center

Fun and safety meet at Creta Maris Water Sports Center

Events & Activities
If vacations is a synonym for fun, then seaside vacations is a synonym for fun-out-on-the-water. Whereas for many vacationers, a beach holiday means countless lazy hours spent on the sun-lounger, for others, it’s a unique opportunity to engage in adrenaline-pumping activities. Creta Maris Watersports Center located at the resort’s beach…
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