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Taste sweet history in Heraklion

Taste sweet history in Heraklion

Destination Crete, Gastronomy
The city of Heraklion is blessed with many fine culinary delights, but to experience one of Crete’s most delicious sweet pastries, there’s no better place than the famous Plateia Eleftheriou Venizelou, otherwise known as Lions Square. For in this historic plateia two of the city’s finest exponents of the traditional…
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Malotira: Crete’s miraculous mountain tea

Malotira: Crete’s miraculous mountain tea

Destination Crete, Gastronomy
Malotira, known also as tsai tou vounou (tea of the mountains) is a wild plant similar to chamomile that grows on the highest slopes of Crete’s mountain ranges. Found at an altitude of between 800 and 2000 meters above sea level, it’s harvested usually in July, when its small yellow…
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Creta Maris’ Waterpark: Ultimate Fun Under the Cretan Sun

Creta Maris’ Waterpark: Ultimate Fun Under the Cretan Sun

Events & Activities
Come May 15, 2019, Creta Maris Beach Resort inaugurates its brand-new, super-fun waterpark as part of the all-inclusive package that delivers the ultimate Cretan vacation experience to guests young and old. Whether looking for active excitement or craving some relaxation, the Creta Maris Waterpark invites you to forget the worries…
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Must-Visit: Lassithi Plateau and Dikteon Cave, the Birthplace of Zeus

Must-Visit: Lassithi Plateau and Dikteon Cave, the Birthplace of Zeus

Destination Crete
What would a Crete vacation be without a visit to the birthplace of mighty Zeus? A few minutes from Creta Maris Beach Resort, at an altitude of 850 meters above sea level, lies Lassithi, the largest of all the plateaus of Crete. It is here you will find one of…
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Four Innovations by Creta Maris That Make the Difference

Four Innovations by Creta Maris That Make the Difference

Sustainability
For over four decades Creta Maris Beach Resort has been one of the leading innovators in the Greek hospitality sector. The resort was one of the first on Crete to begin using electric vehicles for deliveries, and for warehouse operations. From the onset, the company created an adaptable business model…
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