Only 4.9 km away from Anemos Luxury Grand Resort, there is the wonderful lake of Kournas. It is the only lake with fresh water in Crete and it is situated in a wonderful location. Although it is a small lake,…
If you are thinking about travelling to Crete with your significant other in order to celebrate a special occasion like your honeymoon, your wedding or anniversary or if you simply want to enjoy your love for each other, then Georgioupolis…
Frangokastello is a settlement on the southern coast of Crete, about an hour drive from Georgioupoli, depending on the route you choose. It has a sheltered beach that is not very popular with tourists, so it’s perfect for a peaceful afternoon sunbathing or just enjoying the waves of the Mediterranean.
The Askifou War Museum is a private museum in the historic Kares Village on the Askifou plain located north of Sfakia about 40 minutes drive from Georgioupolis.
Samariá Gorge is one of Crete’s fascinating landscapes and an attraction for thousands of visitors to the island. The locals love it equally.
Valentine’s Day in Rethymno is not observed by the Greek Orthodox Church, but the Roman Catholic Church meets in Mesologhiou Street and you can always attend the St. Valentine’s mass here if you are religious. For non-religious visitors, the city offers enough restaurant and cafes for a romantic evening out, plus other interesting things to do to have a special celebration.
Not many people make a big fuss about Valentine’s Day in Chania. Because the Greek Orthodox Church does not observe this holiday, only young people will mark their calendars to exchange gifts and chocolates. The Roman Catholic Church of Chania can be found in the town centre at Chalidon 46, between the Folklore Museum of Chania and the Archaeological Museum of Chania. The Roman Catholic Church of Chania has an international congregation, and mass is often held in English.
Crete loves to celebrate, and the Yakinthia Festival in Anogeia is one of the most anticipated cultural events of the summer in Rethymno.