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THE ISLAND INSIDE YOU

Welcome to Crete

The cradle of European Civilization - the Island of Crete and its genuinely friendly people, welcome you and wish you a wonderful stay!! Some will be visiting for the first time, whilst others have now become regulars, but either way, we promise you a truly memorable Mediterranean travelling experience.

Whether your visit is for relaxation or to explore and discover the many well known and countless hidden treasures of Crete, you will not be disappointed by the diversity of the landscape – the rugged mountains, the endless beaches and the turquoise seas, the many cities, towns and villages, and stunning countryside. Live the essence and the heartbeat of the Island from dawn till dusk and discover…… Your Crete!!

 Crete is the place where myths look like history and history is like a myth. From the distant past to the present day, every place on the island has a short or long story to tell.  
Nature has given its best gifts to the Cretan landscape. Natural monuments are standing here, chiselled by the passage of time, narrating centuries-old stories. 
The island of Crete has a very lively entertainment style. The Cretan people, whether in peace or war, never gave up music and dance.
It is very easy to come to Crete and explore it. Crete offers excellent air connections with the rest of the world and it is also possible to reach Crete by ship. 
Thousands kilometers of coasts, chiselled by the sea water and the wind, form the borders of its magnitude.
The Cretan diet is not just a variety of dishes laid on the table. It comprises a whole philosophy of life and represents the lifestyle of the Cretan people. 
Experience the unique "return to nature" feeling through the alternative tourism facilities of the island.
Crete is a land of saints and heroes. It has a long spiritual tradition, which includes its historical monuments, churches, monasteries, mountains & other places of rare natural beauty.
Hotels
The home of "Xenia" Zeus, honoring their hospitality, developed consistently the hotel industry. The hallmark of the island is the hotel infrastructure that competes worthily against countries with a tradition in luxury tourism.
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Villas
The luxurious hotels and the amazing villas host each year well-known politicians, famous artists and athletes and important businessmen, receiving international prizes and creating a tradition of quality, luxury and glamour.
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Cottages
Apart from the typical hotel facilities, the rooms and the appartments, a constantly increasing number of agrotourism units, exactly following the traditional architectural styles, are the jewels of the coasts and the inland of the island.
Rooms for Rent
Crete has a wide choice of touristic infrastructures of the best quality in the world: From hyperluxurious hotels to hotels of higher or middle rank and other family-type quarters.

About Crete

Crete, the 5th biggest Med Island, lies in the southern frontier of Europe. The proud and hospitable Cretan people are famous for its culture, innovative spirit and nutritional habits. Crete combines mountains and sea, the new alongside with the old and ancient with contemporary history. Itʼs a cultural crossroad due to its strategic geographical position. The island is one of the most popular Greek tourism destinations. The Region along with local national and international tourism agencies is programming and executes actions based on promotion and making known islandʼs competitive advantages by creating and enhancing infrastructure and related services.

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