Crossing Lefka Ori. With skis!
Ski resort? No, thanks...
When Henry Miller sat on the throne of Minos
The incisive descriptions of the famous American writer of his travels in Crete in 1939
Gavalohori, Apokorona's secret
The villages of the (ex) province of Apokoronas are little treasures that need to be…
Choumeriako, the village of the three hills and nineteen churches
Anopoli - Aradaina: nature, adrenaline and... sfakian pies!
Starting from the touristic portside of Chora Sfakion you cannot imagine that in just a…
The herbal ‘sanctuaries’ of Crete
In Crete you can easily find tasty food, great wine and good company. Finding good…
Snowkiting and kitesurfing in Crete
A French snowkite champion and a French professional photographer experienced snowkiting and kitesurfing in Crete,…
Crossing the gorge of Agia Eirini … by bike!
The guard of the gorge gave us a strange look: “are you going to leave those here and come back to get them?” “No”, we…
Searching for cyclamens at Rouva’s forest - 2nd Zaros Trail Race
I remember it as if it was yesterday. It was April of 1999, and first-grade students of Biology Department of University of Crete had to…
Hiking to "Prinos", the one and only mountain refuge of Heraklion
Video: the unseen world of Cretan gorges brought to light
Unseen images from the gorges of Asterousia Mountains are brought to light by the Institute of Speleological Studies of Greece
Interview: the “highest working” employee in Crete, at Kallergi refuge!
Christos Paterakis is the 'key keeper' of Kallergi refuge in the winter season. This honor was bestowed upon him by the Greek Mountaineering Club of…
Cycling in Hersonissos
Nine bike routes to cycle your way around Hersonissos
In the forest of Rouvas - without the Big Bad Wolf!
(and the gorge of Agios Nikolaos)
Climbing on Gigilos - together with Grim Reaper
A dangerous affirmation of existence, a few hundred of meters over the gorge of Samaria.