Crete is the Island of the Gods

Welcome to Crete, the largest island in Greece, and the fifth largest one in the Mediterranean Sea. Here, you can admire the remnants of brilliant civilizations, explore glorious beaches, impressive mountainscapes, fertile valleys and steep gorges, and become part of the island’s rich gastronomic culture. Crete is, after all, a small universe teeming with beauties and treasures that you will probably need a lifetime to uncover!

Anthós: The New Greek Cuisine Experience in Crete

This year, Anthos Restaurant, a unique gastronomical offer has been curated for the worshipers of Cretan cuisine by our celebrated chef, Athinagoras Kostakos.

A Fitness & Wellness Journey in Greece - Part I

We are the @leaguetravels and our rigorous travel schedule makes it challenging to maintain a healthy lifestyle while on the road. But our trip with Journey Greece proved just how possible it can be to enjoy a holiday with a healthy approach.

Discovering the Real Greece

I am Rosie, and this is my story about a six destination odyssey across Southern Greece with Journey Greece.

Reserve in advance and save

Marriott Bonvoy Member can choose among enchanting destinations in Greece & Cyprus and save on dreamy escapes when you plan ahead. Enrich your experience and save up to 25 percent off when you reserve your stay 15 days or more in advance of your arrival.
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Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Crete

Overlooking cerulean waters and featuring 142 private pools, Blue Palace Resort, elegantly blends Greek culture with outstanding service and grace. Escape to the wild beauty and unrivaled island style of a luxe resort, where time seems to stand still.
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Kritsa Village

The village of Kritsa is 8 kilometer south west of Agios Nikolaos and it is a traditional mountain village with lots of narrow streets and several Byzantine churches.
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum

The Heraklion Archaeological Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Greece, and among the most important museums in Europe.
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Knossos

Explore Knossos, the largest bronze age archaeological site on Crete and considered Europe’s oldest city.

Guests at Blue Palace Resort and Spa can learn how to cook like a Greek, focusing on authentic flavors and traditional recipes of this beautiful island.

– Journey Greece