Crete is without a doubt one of coolest places in Greece. What other place can claim it is the birthplace of Zeus, the ruler of the Gods? But besides spawning the head of the Greek Pantheon, Crete is also home to the Minoan civilization and today it has evolved into an attractive touristic region.

Home to one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World, this old town is today a thriving touristic destination for those seeking the old ways of Greece, with the added benefit of also being relatively close to Turkey.

TweetGreece is famous for some of the oldest cultural and sporting events in the world, like the Olympics. One of those cultural events which aims to reenact the old Greek theater is the Epidaurus festival, which is but a part of the larger, Hellenic Festival. The festival takes place in the acoustically