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New Greek Diving Park to Offer Reefs, Shipwrecks to Explore

A project to create a new diving park in Crete, extending over an area of about 60,702 square meters (15 acres), has received official...

Greek Village Stubbornly Refuses to be Submerged (video)

Aerial footage has emerged of an abandoned village in Crete which refuses to be submerged under an artificial water reservoir. The controversial Aposelemi dam project,...

Calypso’s Paradise: Gavdos, the Southernmost Greek Island (video)

Gavdos is the southernmost Greek island, located to the south of its much larger neighbor, Crete. Called Ogygia during ancient times, is also known as...

Man Sails Around Crete on a Kayak in 39 Days

A Greek man sailed around Crete on a kayak and circled the island in 39 days, starting on New Year's Day and finishing on...

Kalitsounia: Sweet Cretan Pastries Recipe

Kalitsounia is an amazing cheese-filled sweet pastry traditionally made on the Greek island of Crete. Here's our authentic recipe: For the filling: • SWEET MIZITHRA OR ANTHOTIROS...

Humus Ntakos: Recipe

An original recipe for authentic Cretan ntakos with homemade humus