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Crete — Crete (Kriti) is Greece’s biggest island and the fifth largest on the Mediterranean. Gifted with long sandy beaches, impressive mountains, fertile soils, and a warm, sunny climate, it’s also a blissful holiday destination. Cretans are fiercely proud of their identity and renowned for their hospitality.

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5 Beautiful Beaches in Crete

May 19, 2014 by Stephen Lioy

As the largest island of Greece and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean, you’re right to expect that Crete boasts beaches aplenty. Though the main ... Read More »

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Romancing the Past: Cruising with Voyages to Antiquity

May 16, 2012 by Donna Heiderstadt

There's nothing like 3,500-year-old frescoes and 1,000-year-old cathedrals to put 50 years of life or 30 years of marriage into perspective – both are a mere ... Read More »

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Greek Islands 101

April 28, 2009 by Jane Foster

Knossos. Elafonissi. Delos. Oia. Vlychada. Psarou. Symi. We’ve organized a potent array of Grecian wonders into three easy itineraries that include some ... Read More »

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