Crete is the name of the island in Greece. Crete can be said is the home of beauty because it is not only has a beautiful scenery but also often used as a model and beauty pageant photo shoot. This largest island in Greece is located in southern Aegean Sea. Crete Island is divided into 4 regions, and 9 cities. One area of 4 parts there is called Rethymno, which there are the main city with the same name to the region.
That city consists of the old town and new town. Not only that in here you can find a beautiful sandy beach area in the new city, but also in old city you can see the venetian fortress, old building and narrow alleyways.
The name of some city in Crete is Heraklion or known as Candia is the biggest city in here famous for archaeological Knossos. Agios Nikolaos known as the cute capital city in Crete is a famous city with a large and beautiful lagoon and likewise blue flag beaches.
Chania is the biggest city in western area it is a charming town, with colorful decorations there and surrounded by some village also quite famous in archaeological. Chersonissos is the place of the beautiful harbor in the winter, and it is called summer capital of Crete. Another one is Elounda a small fisherman. It is a city that also offers several luxury resorts with a very nice view of the bay Mirabello.
You can see many houses with white colors and some ferry boat that will bring you to Samaria Gorge. It is a city that has a rich history as there are some pieces of the castle there. Ierapetra a south Europe city, that offers some beautiful beach with very unusual warm water and also there is a variety of hotels. Malia is the most attractive place for tourists; it is crowded with young tourist because it is famous in young society. Now you can choose your favorite place to go in Crete.
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