Crete-Olivers-Travels

A Week in Crete – Your Island Itinerary

With a tapestry of castaway beaches, dreamy villages and bewitching scenery, Crete, Greece's largest island has everything you could wish for. But, natural beauty and unspoilt charm aren’t its only draws. ...

Top 10 Villas in Crete

With 650 miles of stunning coastline at your fingertips, Crete is sure to give you a healthy dose of sun, sea and sand! The island has also been dubbed the birthplace of modern civilisation, so you can explore ...

Crete Travel Guide

Take it easy on the terrace of your Cretan villa overlooking your own private pool with a glass of the enviable local wine, or crank it up on mountain bikes on a tour through the Samaria Gorge. Learn more about...

Best Things To Do in Crete

With some major historical sites to get stuck in, and awe-inspiring landscapes to explore, it's easy to find unforgettable experiences on a group villa holiday to Crete. Simply follow your whims and let your im...

Best Foodie Experiences in Crete

The climate of Crete lends itself to some fantastic local produce. The rich soil and long, sun-soaked seasons make for luscious fruit and vegetables and flavourful herbs. The bread and cheese are often made on ...

Best Family Activities in Crete

It's all about family in Crete. Expect to find families welcomed everywhere, even at late-night dinners! It's a family paradise here, whether your clan is into outdoorsy active fun, learning about history&...

Local’s Guide to Authentic Crete

Despite some of the tourist hotspots, the islands of Greece are still relatively unknown. We turned to a Cretan local to share the secrets of his beautiful island home. Markos Margiolakis is the manager of many...