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Explore the White Mountains

Exploring the Majestic White Mountains of Crete Majestic and inspiring, the White Mountains of Crete are snowcapped as Easter approaches and they may well stay that way until June. The Lefka Ori, as they’re known in Greek, are the island’s…

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Revealing the lyra: Crete’s music of the gods

Exploring Crete's Traditional Lyra Music and Instrument Unique to Crete, the lyra is the pear-shaped, three-stringed instrument that is played on the knee like a violin. Nothing is more Cretan than this ancient instrument, which according to Greek mythology, was…

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Imbros Gorge

A Walk Through Imbros Gorge

Exploring Imbros Gorge in Crete Exploring Imbros Gorge in Crete One of Crete’s stunning wild places, Imbros Gorge is only outshined by the world-famous Samaria in notoriety. Imbros is the second most popular gorge for walkers in Crete after the…

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