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Secret Beach Spotlight: Seitan Limania in Chania






Secret Beach Spotlight: Seitan Limania  in Chania Here at holidays2crete.com we know sometimes on holiday you just want to get away from the masses and enjoy some peace and quiet.  We aim to make this happen and highlight the beaches in this series that only the locals know about.  Here is the first secret beach in our series: Seitan Limania. You …




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Top 10 Crete beaches to visit






Top 10 Crete beaches to visit Today we explore the top 10 Crete beaches to visit whilst you’re on holiday on the wonderful island.  Whether it’s your first time visiting Crete or you’re a regular visitor I hope you find this guide useful.  I’m open to more suggestion on other hidden beaches if you have any, as this list is …




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Four in Crete






Four things to do in Crete There are few places in Europe where you can find such and amazing mix of cultures and landscapes in such a tiny little space. The island of Crete is packed full of history dating back thousands of years, rivaling places such as Rome and Athens. It has some of the best beaches in the …




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Guide to the Nudist beaches in Crete






Guide to the Nudist beaches in Crete Ever felt like casting off your clothes and just being at one with nature, well even if you haven’t there are a lot of visitors to Crete who do this on a regular basis or has been part of their lifestyle for many years.  So we decided to write down a guide to …




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Guide to the Eateries of Crete






Guide to the Eateries of Crete What is there to know I hear you ask? Surely a restaurant is a restaurant in Crete, the same as it anywhere else? Well you would be forgiven for thinking so, but if you want to experience the best of Greek cuisine on the island of Crete, it is best to understand and recognise …




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Visit the East of Crete






Visit East Crete When people pick Crete as a vacation destination they either go for the east or the west side of the island.  The West is more laid back and perfect for those who want to relax and get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, but East Crete has so much to offer and a side of …




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Visit the West Of Crete






West Crete and why visit? Why do people prefer the visiting west Crete then?  Basically it boils down to the many varied resorts and small coastline villages on offer and the warm Cretan welcome you receive when you stay at many of the hotels and small private villas in this area. Starting off in the west of Crete you will …




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100 Reasons to visit Crete in Greece – Updated 2017






The friendly welcoming locals that will make you feel right at home instantly. Crete has some of the hottest summer temperatures in Greece with the summer temperatures averaging 34°C The local drink of Crete is Raki and locals claim drinking it will give you a long and healthy life. Crete is only 4 hours flight from most European destinations and …




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