Crete city of Chania launches new tourism website

Chania, the second-largest city on Crete island, introduced its new tourism website and travel promotion slogan — Chania: A City of Many Tales — on September 27 2021   New travel resource: If you’ve been considering a trip to the city of Chania on Crete island, whether for the first time or a repeat visit, […]
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New Royal Senses Resort & Spa opens on Crete this summer

An artistic rendering of one of the four communal swimming pools at The Royal Senses Resort & Spa, a brand-new Troulis Royal Collection luxury hotel near Rethymno on Crete.    Hotel profile by mygreecetravelblog.com   Our flight to Greece this month was cancelled by Covid-19 travel restrictions, but that hasn’t stopped us from daydreaming about […]
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A winter daytrip to Paleochora in southwest Crete

ShareThis 9-minute film by  fitness and travel buff William Taudien shows Paleochora, Crete from ground level, in the air, and even under water.   Just a few weeks back, I wrote about a new promotional video that tourism authorities on Crete had produced to encourage more travellers to visit the island in winter. Since then, […]
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Tourism video invites travellers to discover themselves -- in the city of Heraklion on Crete

A new tourism video aims to show travellers that whether they prefer to spend their holidays taking a leisurely look at local history, culture,  food and wine, or keeping a faster pace with outdoor sports activities, beach fun and lively nightlife — or maybe a mix of both — there’s an extensive range of exciting […]
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Travel video promotes Crete as a winter holiday destination

This 2-minute promotional video by Incredible Crete features enticing views of Cretan food and wine, and wonderful winter scenery   If you think Crete is a place worth visiting only in summer to experience its exquisite beaches, historic archaeological sites, outdoor activities, food, wine and culture, the island’s regional tourism authority wants you to think […]
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Crete clinches 4th place ranking on TripAdvisor list of the world's top destinations for 2019

Views of the historic Venetian harbourfront and the iconic lighthouse at Chania, a perenially popular travel destination in northwestern Crete   Crete shines: Millions of travellers around the world have spoken, and their positive reviews, ratings and comments have landed Crete island in 4th place on the prestigious TripAdvisor listing of the Top 25 destinations […]
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In the works: 'Street views' of Crete's trekking trails

ShareThis 16-minute videoclip shows several popular hiking routes on Crete being photographed for Google Trekker — a version of the popular Street View feature on Google Maps   Crete on foot: Hiking enthusiasts may soon see what Crete’s trekking paths look like without having to take a single step on any of the trails. The Region of Crete and Google […]
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