Celebrating Apokries

Apokries is a time to celebrate before the reverent period of lent commences. The processions, costuming and feasting all derive from ancient ceremonies honouring the Greek god of wine and divine intoxication, Dionysus. The carnival season ends with plenty of dance, music and 80’s for our place. Inspiration and creation from the groups .  And […]

WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT CRETE IN SPRING

Exploring ancient ruins, strolling through beautiful old towns, sampling delicious food and wine and admiring the stunning landscape. Most people visit Crete in summer but here’s why you should  in (early) spring: #1 The weather is perfect. Not too hot ,not too cold… #2 Less tourists, more locals.Everywhere you go  you will be  greeted with […]