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Talk Like a Cretan! 15 Words You Should Learn When You...

Yia Yia means "hello" and it is pronounced Yah. It is one of the most commonly used words in the Greek vocabulary. Oi It means "no" and it...

Best Free Things to Do In Heraklion

Wander around the Heraklion Market The market of Heraklion is usually very popular with locals where they do their daily shopping such as fish, fresh...

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Passports and Visas EU nationals require only a valid identity card and UK visitors require a passport. Citizens coming from USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand...

Best Free Things to Do In Chania

Travelling on a budget? Worry not. There's plenty of things to do around the city for free.

Seven Reasons to Visit Crete

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Heraklion Old Venetian Harbour

The Old Harbour of Heraklion is situated north of the Heraklion city and an approximate 15 minute walk from the center. It is considered...