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Heraklion

Seaside

Discover the best beaches of Crete. White sand, turquoise blue water, fishermen village, the best place to swim and enjoy your best holidays in Crete

Matala beach became famous when the young hippie generation decide to settle on this fishermen village and its  old artifiial caves. But Matala is an important archeoligical site where artificial caves were digged during the neolithic ages. Matala was also the minoan port of Phaistos during  minoan period. Later, the romans choose Matala to became  Gortys harbor. Some also...
Elafonissi pink sandy beach, west of Crete close to Chania
Elafonissi is the south western point of Crete, at about 70 kms from the city of Chania. This is a very windy part of Crete with very wild beaches. Elafonissi and its pinky sandy beach, is part of them, even if it’s now well organised for tourism: umbrellas, showers, changing rooms, toilets, life guards,…That's make Elafonissi more and more...

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