Category Archives: Crete

The Best 24 Restaurants in Greece for 2017

Every year, the Golden Chef Cap Awards that were first introduced in 1992 by Athinorama vote for the best restaurants in Greece. A group of connoisseurs and specialized journalists travel throughout the country in order to savor, experience and evaluate the best gastronomic proposals according to the international rules of restaurant evaluation.

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The First Large Aquarium in Greece

Greece is a country well known for its rich aquatic life, its natural underwater treasures and majestic seabed. It was only natural to combine its resources, technical expertise and long lasting heritage of marine life and introduce to the world the first large aquarium in Greece: CretAquarium.

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The New Era of Agrotourism in Greece

Greece is a country filled with fertile lands, volcanic soils, abundant sunlight, high mountains and verdant valleys. A country with crops and livestock worth discovering and exploring. Agrotourism enthusiasts are welcome to delve into the authentic agricultural way of living in Greece, follow the agricultural traditions and experience the rural heritage of a country dating back to the beginning of time…

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Best Beaches in Greece

As summer reaches its peak, everything seems to magically evolve around holidays. No matter where you are or what it is you are doing, you can’t stop thinking of endless shorelines, sun kissed beaches and crystalline waters to simply bask in the sun and swim your worries away…you are secretly thinking of Greece and its unparalleled beaches.

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Posted in Chios, Crete, Cyclades Islands, Cycladia Posts, Destinations, Halkidiki, Ionian Islands, Ios, Kefalonia, Lefkada, Naxos, Peloponnese, Rhodes Island, Sporades Islands, Tourism Insight | Comments Off

Best Hotels with Private Pools in Greece

When planning your luxury and relaxing holidays in Greece you should also consider the option of your own private swimming pool.

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Cycladia’s New Year Resolution: Open your Eyes to TRAVEL

Whether your new year’s resolution is to stay fit, eat healthy, spend more time with your family, learn something new, enjoy life to the fullest, find or embrace love, give back to the community, relax, care for the environment or simply have more fun, there is one word that sums it all up: TRAVEL.

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The 12 Family Cheers of Xmas in Greece

The 12 days of Christmas are the days counting from Christmas to Epiphany. Cycladia welcomes you to experience the most exceptional Christmas holidays in Greece with the 12 Family Cheers of Christmas.

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Posted in Chios, Crete, Cyclades Islands, Cycladia Posts, Destinations, Dodecanese, Evia, Gastronomy, Halkidiki, Ionian Islands, Kefalonia, Lesvos, Northeastern Aegean, Rhodes Island, Tourism Insight | Comments Off

8 Spa Destinations in Greece

Spa holidays give you the chance to enjoy some quality time with your beloved ones, revitalize your senses, free your soul and experience the most relaxing moments while on vacation. So if you are seeking for the perfect place to treat yourself to a series of beauty therapies and wellness treatments but also to relieve anxiety, stress and muscular pain then plan a visit to a spa center in a mesmerizing landscape amidst the sea and sky that will certainly offer you more than a holiday…

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Between Light And It’s Absence

A year ago Cycladia presented the extraordinarily bewitching pieces of art of the Athenian self-taught artist, Teodosio Sectio Aurea, praised by esteemed media, like the famous German channel Deutsche Welle, throughout the world.

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Summer holidays for all tastes in Greece. Part 2

Continuing the summer travel guide to the best Greek Islands, Cycladia uncovers the rest of Greece’s hidden gems and preferred destinations.

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Smashing June Festivals in Greece

As the summer begins to heat up it is time to turn our attention to some of the hottest festivals of the season and embrace the summer warmth through the lens of culture. Get ready to tune in to the most smashing festivals of June and ignite your summer spirit.

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The Blue Flag Beaches of Greece Win the World

Golden, white, exotic and tranquil, lacy and secluded, fully organized or remote, the beaches of Greece have conquered the world. Greece ranked 3rd out of 50 countries for the most ‘Blue Flag’ Beaches worldwide counting 395 beaches and 9 marinas in total for 2015.

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Greek Women of the World

On the occasion of the International Women’s Day Cycladia would like to pay tribute to the epitome of Greek beauty, talent, class, strength, ethos, courage and passion…to the Greek women of the world inspiring modern women everywhere.

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It’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas…in Greece

It’s almost Christmas but you’ve been so occupied with your everyday routine that you have completely forgotten how it feels to count down to the holidays. The only thing that slightly makes you feel like Christmas is the sound of the Christmas carols and the numerous Santas you encounter in shopping centers on your way home from work.

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…Happily Ever After

It’s almost time for the big day and everything seems to be in order, everything other than the venue. You go through the magazines, the brochures and pamphlets and all of a sudden it simply makes sense… a picturesque chapel by the beach, a private reception by the pool, a honeymoon filled with authentic pleasures…Greeceis your dream venue.

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