Winter Sunset, White Mountains of Chania, Apokoronas-Crete | 14 Feb 2016
Crete, the largest and the most diverse of the Greek Islands, is full of history, unique culture, breathtaking landscapes, remote villages and genuine people full of generosity and hospitality. It is an undisputable fact that the majority of the visitors who chose Crete travel to the island during the extended summer period making Crete a popular summer destination. But is there really a best time to visit? This depends on what someone is looking for; Rest assured, Crete caters for every taste. The island is blessed with mild winters and warm weather can be around for almost 12 months a year. The winter period, when nature recovers from the prolonged hot summer, is a great time to visit the island. Crete in the winter is irresistibly charming, full of colors, beautiful sunsets, scents, sweet warm days and opportunities to re – discover a famous summer destination and fall in love with it once again.