Crete

patsos gorge

Patsos gorge, Crete

By Chrisostomos Kamberis / 11 December, 2015 / 0 Comments

Patsos gorge is also known as Agios Antonios because of the little church in the cave near the entrance of the gorge. It is located 30km from the city of Rethymno at 490m altitude. In the shadow of Samaria gorge which is also in Crete, Patsos is a smaller and less crowded choice. The whole…

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samaria gorge

Samaria gorge, Crete

By Chrisostomos Kamberis / 18 November, 2015 / 0 Comments

Samaria gorge, the second biggest gorge in Europe is located in the White mountains south of Chania.It belongs to the greater area of Samaria National park and its flora and fauna are protected by law. It begins at the plateau of Omalos (1200m) and ends up in Agia Roumeli village after 16km. The entrance is called…

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heraklion marina

Heraklion, Crete

By Chrisostomos Kamberis / 7 July, 2015 / 0 Comments

Heraklion Heraklion is the biggest city in the island of Crete which in turn is the biggest island in Greece and also one of the places  I originate from, consequently I’ve spent many of my childhood holidays here.  It’s a vivid university city which serves as a transportation node to the millions of tourists who…

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agia pelagia isolated bay

Agia Pelagia, Crete

By Chrisostomos Kamberis / 4 July, 2015 / 0 Comments

Agia Pelagia A small fishing village which is 25 minutes from Heraklion. Agia Pelagia is the place to be if quietness is what you are looking for. Built in an amphitheatrical way it has a small beach with six or seven restaurants, two or three bars and as many souvenir shops. Hasn’t changed much as…

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