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Huge Fire Engulfs University Campus in Crete (photos)

A huge fire has engulfed the University of Crete campus in the capital Heraklio. Dozens of fire fighters are at the scene while thick smoke...

Breathtaking Video Launches Campaign Highlighting Why You Need to Visit Crete

Crete is a top destination for tourists for many reasons, and Marketing Greece has recently launched a new campaign to show off the islands...

Greek Archaeologists Claim Government Plans Selling Historical Sites

The Greek Ministry of Culture dismissed on Thursday allegations by archaeologists that a series of archaeological sites are to be privatized. In a statement it...

Crete Hit by Storm, Flooding Turns Roads into Rivers (Photos, Video)

The summer weather came to an abrupt end in Crete on Thursday as a severe storm caused flooding along with a significant drop in...

Greece is Home to Two of the Five Most Luxurious Villas for Rent Worldwide

When it comes to sought after natural beauty combined with luxury living, you will find that there are places to rent that cost a...

More Details of Minoan Palace Found in Crete Come to Light

This year's excavations in the Minoan Palace of Zorinthos in Crete revealed important information on the Paleopalatial period (1900-1700 BC). The findings of the excavation...

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