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THE ART OF MAKING KALTSOUNAKIA

These delectable cheese pastries are served throughout Crete. The best, in my opinion, are served in sunny villages scattered throughout the White Mountain Range on the drive from Chania to Sfakia. (more…)
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TSIKOUDIA – THE CRETAN SPIRIT

As Russia is renowned for its Vodka, so too is Tsikoudia for Crete. To know Crete, you almost certainly will become acquainted with this fine spirit. This clear spirit is produced from the grape skins left over from wine production. (more…)
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HIKE THE SAMARIA GORGE IN CRETE

A highlight of Chania is the Samaria Gorge. The Gorge is said to be Europe’s longest. It begins below the Omalos Plateau and runs down through an ancient riverbed that flows between the peaks of the mountains to the Libyan Sea. (more…)