Discovering “Handcrafted Crete,” a New Concept Book

Isabella Zambitaki, travel journalist and creator of the Tourism Awards, wanted to write a special book about Crete. She chose as a theme the many aspects of Cretan handicrafts and created A concept book that looks at traditional arts from a modern perspective. In its pages, we discover a multifaceted variety of age-old crafts from … Read more

Travel writers explore Crete’s food, culture, hikes, history, hotels & landscapes

Top photo: Mountains rise behind Agia Roumeli, a seaside village at the foot of the Samaria Gorge. Bottom picture: an artist sketches at the Minoan-era Palace of Knossos near Heraklion. The gorge and palace are two of the top visitor attractions on Crete, the biggest island in Greece. Big destination: If you’ve got your sights … Read more