If you are trying to think of a destination for your next holiday, then you really should consider the fantastic holiday island of Crete. This Greek island is one of the most fantastic holiday destinations around and offers an excellent climate with plenty to do.
No matter what time of year you are thinking of going on holiday, Crete holidays are a fantastic option. Crete is lucky enough to have 7 months of unadulterated sun and even in the cooler months, you will find that the climate is still fairly warm.
The island of Crete is the largest of the Greek Islands and features some of the most stunning scenery in Europe. Crete’s mix of mountain ranges and stunning sandy beaches means that there really is something for everyone on the beautiful island.
Fun in the Sun
Sun worshippers will absolutely adore Crete, which has 7 months of sun each year and any number of white sandy beaches to enjoy it on. Most of the beaches offer a great range of water sports for those who want to get a bit active and cool off after all of the sun bathing and there are lots of opportunities to take boat tours of the island and beyond, which are a great way of exploring the history and terrain of Crete whilst basking in the sun’s glow.
There are many hidden beaches in Crete where you can get away from the crowds and enjoy a little privacy and relaxation should you wish to do so, exploring the island is a must.
Nature lovers will get a great deal out of Crete holidays as the island has a great abundance of wildlife, flora, and fauna to explore. The hills surrounding Heraklion are a great place to explore nature and are covered with citrus groves and olive trees which give off the most amazing aromas. There is also an archaeological museum close by which history buffs will adore.
The local towns are a great place to pick up souvenirs with a local flavour and grab a bite to eat. The traditional restaurants are well known for their delicious fresh food, which really should be sampled.
As you can see, Crete holidays have a great deal to offer in an impressive setting. Crete is one place which should definitely be on your list of places to visit.
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