Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and is the fifth largest in the Mediterranean Sea - after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica. It is located between the Sea of Crete and the Libyan Sea, south of the Peloponnese.

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Heraklion is the major city and capital of the largest Greek island of Crete. Its Archaeological Museum holds the remains of the …

Elounda is a city on Crete. Flights are available to Heraklion from many European countries and via Athens from U.S.A.

Chania is a beautiful port town on the north west coast of Crete, with an atmosphere reflecting its Venetian and Turkish past.

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Lasithi is the eastern region of Crete, Greece.

Heraklion is a regional unit on the island Crete in Greece.

Chania Prefecture is a region on the island of Crete, Crete. Ferry services from Athens to Chania Crete island Visit and search through all ferry schedules to/from Chania and the rest of the Crete island.

Rethymno is in the Greek island of Crete. Crete is approximately 260 km long and 60 km wide.

Sitia is a city in the Sea of Crete region of Greece. Sitia, 18 km from Palekastro and 60 from Ierapetra, with a population of 9500 people, is the easternmost city on Crete and perhaps the least developed.

Paleochora is a small town of about 2000 inhabitants nestling 75 km southwest of Chania, under the immense White Mountains on the Greek island of Crete.

Plakias is a village in the Rethymno Prefecture of Crete. By road, several buses daily from Rethimno and Ayia Galini, one in high season from Sfakia I did once see someone arrive on Plakias beach by paragliding, on another occasion a party in canoes.

Ierapetra is a city in Crete. Having the distinction of being the southernmost town facing the African coast, Ierapetra enjoys the smoothest, almost rainless weather in Europe, with a temperature that rarely drops below 12 C all year long!

Chersonissos is a city in Crete. The best way to get here is by bus from heraklion and most people arrive via plane.

Agia Roumeli is a coastal village in southwestern Crete near the southern end of the Samaria Gorge.

Palekastro is a city in Crete. The village of Palekastro is situated in the most eastern corner of the island of Crete, Greece.

Zakros is a city in Crete. One of the most picturesque villages of Crete, Zakros is located 18,5 km from Palekastro and 37 from Sitia.

Hora Sfakion is a tiny harbour city in the southwest of Crete. It has about 475 inhabitants, and is the capital of Sfakia region.

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