Venetian Island

Sun, beach and antique bustle not only the Greek mainland invites countless tourists for recreation in the summer months. The Islands in the Mediterranean are a welcome change to the daily grind for many Germans. Crete is one of the most popular holiday destinations. With its long sandy beaches, interesting sights and a truly breathtaking scenery, the island attracts visitors continuously under their spell. With 300 days of sunshine a year, there are hardly a time of a journey not would be worth to Crete. The Internet portal provides information about the most beautiful places on the island. Who is planning a holiday in Crete, not passes a detailed reconnaissance of the beaches.

The Red beach of Matala or the beach of Preveli surrounded by Palm trees on the South coast of Crete are among both families and couples and singles every year visitors. The former is fascinated by the limestone caves on the banks, which derive from the Neolithic and wonderful glow in the sunlight. The Visitors for example Agios of Nikolaos rural decay urban charm. There is nightlife in taverns and bars around the Voulismeni Lake. Chania Northwest with its Pastel-colored houses with Venetian style. A stroll through the medieval streets is recommended. Enjoy wild Harbour romance come guests in Rethimnon or Elounda.

The Fortezza fortress ruins and the island of Spinalonga excursion highlights include visiting the cities. The antiquity is also palpable on Crete. Knossos at Heraklion, the largest city was formerly. There, tourists can explore the archaeological site, where it is visible that Queen Pasiphae was enjoying baths in large tubs 1,500 years ago. In the island’s capital Heraklion Archaeological Museum, museum lovers is advisable. Who wants to be active on the way you can admire the idyllic landscape on hiking trails. The route for example through the rough Samaria Gorge between Xyloskalo and Agia Roumeli.