Crete

Crete

Crete is the largest of the Greek islands and is widely regarded as a country within a country, not least by the Cretans who are welcoming and hospitable, and fiercely proud of their history, golden sandy beaches, azure Aegean waters and the fact that they enjoy the longest summer in Europe. Crete holidays are perfect for those who are looking for an idyllic island getaway fit for the gods.

 

Elounda

 

Elounda is one of the most popular destinations in Crete, it is located on the Eastern side of the Island. The most popular time of year to visit is July and August when temperatures can reach as high as 105°F. The coldest months to visit are December and January which can drop to temperatures as low as 55°F.