18 Mar

Chrissi Island

The island of Chrissi (or Gaidouronisi) is situated approximately 9 nautical miles south of Ierapetra. Due to its incredible natural beauty and important ecosystem, it has been included in the European initiative NATURA 2000. It has an area of 4,743 square kilometers, and a maximum altitude of 27 meters. It’s an islet known for its […]

14 Mar

The city of Ierapetra

Europe’s southernmost city Situated 35km away NE from Agios Nikolaos, the largest city of Lassithi lies next to a fertile valley, where the conspicuous ancient city of Ierapytna used to stand. With the glory of the southernmost city of Europe that faces the African coast in a mild climate, hardly ever will Ierapetra see temperature […]