By Sophia KlidiAre you a Grecophile at heart, but this year your budget, or just plain bad judgment, has you planning a vacation in...
A friend of mine, a novice gardener, spent some hours at the garden centre confused by the vast array of plants on offer. At...
Taka-taka is an expression in Crete and it means do it as fast as possible
a chinese cuisine recipe for chicken Chow Mein
Sea, Sun, Sand, Sex and Stomach are the five essential s of Crete
UBERRIMAE FIDAE: AN ESTATE AGENT RESPONDS By Abbe Karavitis As a real estate agent in Makrigialos Crete, I can appreciate the views...
Stellamara concert in Labyrinth in Houdetsi in Crete
Christmas in a village in Crete, Christmas traditions in a small village in Crete
Two former US officers who served at the Military Base at Gournes in 1965 visit Crete again in 2005.
MY CRETAN ADVENTURE: JUST PICTURE-PERFECT! By Frieda LardinoisMy Cretan adventure begins in 2001 in the South of the island. Totally burned out from my hectic...
the common octopus ( octopus vulgaris ) is not a fish at all, but a mollusk which seems to have lost its shell along the way
Interview with Spiros Danelis, the Mayor of Hersonissos Crete
A glance into the old town of Heraklion with its narrow streets and the once lively neighborhoods
Ivan's walk around Crete in 50 days to help the stray dogs of Crete
Living on Crete which has a large population of foreigners, intercultural marriages and relationships are almost as popular as the practice of lapping up the sun on Crete's many beaches
Crete Gazette reader survey exposes our pet peeves
Neo Chorio Animals Shelter in Crete
Signs of progress at former air base site in Gournes The municipality of Gouves, in which the former U.S. Air base at Gournes is located,...
Sheila, a second generation American Greek is looking for her family roots in Crete and finally finds them in Anogia
The origin of Greek feta cheese, white cheese is not Greek feta cheese