This complex of historical monuments is the most important landmark of the city and a majestic symbol of ancient Greek culture.
Enshrined to Hephaestus, god of craftsmanship and metalwork, this is one of the best preserved ancient Greek temples.
Part of the archaeological site of the Olympeion, this temple used to be one of the greatest monuments of its age, as well as the largest…
This magnificent temple was built in the 5th century BC entirely out of Pentelic marble.
This ancient theatre is sometimes referred to as the birthplace of Greek drama.
The most famous and probably most beautiful beach on the island enclosed by a marvelous red stone cliff.
Knossos is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete and has been called Europe's oldest city.Settled as early as the Neolithic…
The fishing houses lining the sea are one of the most romantic places on the island - especially during the sunset. Breath-taking!
The Mykonos windmills are iconic feature of the Greek island of the Mykonos.
An unbelievably extensive complex of ancient ruins of the old Greek city of Thera.
This village is a perfect place for a walk down its steep streets. You'll be rewarded by nice views of Fira.
The Koules or Castello a Mare is a fortress located at the entrance of the old port of Heraklion, Crete, Greece.
Lake Kournas is a lake on the island of Crete, Greece, near the village of Kournas.
One of the most beautiful beaches on the island. Washed by the warm southern waters, you should not miss this one.
Preserved remains of the Temple of Apollo and an impressive stadium and theatre dating back to the Hellenistic period.
Similar to a mosque, this beautiful cathedral is one of the dominants of Fira. Come inside and explore the exquisite mosaics.
Psychro Cave is an ancient Minoan sacred cave in Lasithi plateau in the Lasithi district of eastern Crete.
The Fortezza is the citadel of the city of Rethymno in Crete, Greece. It was built by the Venetians in the 16th century, and was captured by…
This is a heaven on earth. Hidden cove dominated by an old shipwreck - definitely do not miss this beach out!
Built in 3rd century BC, this once majestic temple dedicated to the Greek goddess of love is now a set of ruins.
Vlacherna is a village and a former municipality in the Arta regional unit, Epirus, Greece.