•Because at Vai you will find the most impressive palm-tree wood in Europe.
•Because the European path ends here; and you can go from Spain to Crete on foot!
•Because of the famous windmills at the Lassithi plateau which, along with the rest of the landscape, make a fascinating natural painting.
•Because of Elounda, one of the most cosmopolitan European resorts that, also, keeps in contact with every day life and the history of the place.
•Because the archaeological sites with the Minoan ruins evidence for the greatness of this magnificent civilization.
•Because the “Dictaeon Andron” reminds that Greek Mythology is still alive.
•Because the agricultural products and the delicacies of the place are equal in taste, in quality and in creative cooking to those of the rest of Crete.
•Because nature is unexpected and fascinating here too, with the gorges, the caves, the small valleys and the torrents.
•Because here you will find the best and clearest sea, more beaches than everywhere else in Europe and the brightest sun.
•Because the worldwide known Cretan hospitality is still here, despite the invasion of mass tourism.
•Because of the numerous local feasts (“panighyri”) everywhere and almost every day, where food, drink, dance and amusement reach the peak.
•Because every part of this place is Greece, it is Crete.