Vacation in Crete is a very famous choice amongst travellers, especially Europeans. Many guests of Platanias Ariston are asking what presents or souvenirσ should they bring back from their vacations in Crete. In this article from our blog we have gathered some useful presents that resemble Crete and will be... Continue reading
Platanias Ariston is situated in very close distance from town centre, thus making it an ideal place for tourists that want a Chania Vacation. Chania is a top place for travelers because of its beauty, its sandy beaches and long history. Moreover it is also a top pick for newlyweds... Continue reading
Chania, Crete and Greece in general are amongst one of the most popular tourist destinations and for a good reason. A long tradition in hospitality, one of the oldest civilizations worldwide, long history, folklore tradition and amazing places all over Greece make our beautiful country one of the most... Continue reading
Botanical Park & Gardens of Crete- Restaurant Nearly 20 hectares of land are waiting to welcome you, full of fruit trees from all over the world, herbs, medicinal and ornamental plants in a park different from others, where the land’s formation and the region’s microclimate make it a paradise for... Continue reading
Elafonisi may well be one of the loveliest beaches on the whole island of Crete! Its emerald crystal clear waters and the white sand dunes are sure to fascinate you.
Enjoy cycling around the nearby villages. There is equipment available as well as cycling tour organising.
The two islands, Gramvousa and Wild Gramvousa, are located on the tip of the homonymous peninsula in north-western Crete. Next to the first island (called “tame”Gramvoussa due to the fact that it’s easily accessible) there are the remains of an old Venetian fortress (dating back to 1579). Despite the fact... Continue reading
The longest gorge in Europe is located 43 kms. away from the city of Chania. It starts at a trail named “Xyloskalo” on the southern part of the Omalos plateau. This marks the entrance to the world famous Samaria Gorge. Soon after you start your trip downwards on this trail,... Continue reading