Stunningly beautiful, culturally diverse and full of fascinating places to explore, Crete is a perfect destination for all types of traveller.
You can take the kids and enjoy the sandy beaches and safe waters of the Mediterranean or go with a group of friends and party the week away in Malia. For those seeking history and culture, an abundance of ancient ruins, museums and mosques will intrigue and inform in equal measure.
The Samaria Gorge is the longest in Europe, offering a stunning trail from the White Mountains down to the Libyan Sea at the southern end of the island. All of this is accompanied by delicious, fresh food and locals that will welcome you to their traditional country with open arms.