Blue Guide Crete - REDUCED from £14.95



"It is absolutely gorgeous ... packed with the high standard of information we expect from Blue Guides but with a modern touch" ... read more

GBP: £9.95


Published: 2010; edition: 8; pages: 400

This completely re-written new edition of Blue Guide Crete focuses on the long history of the largest Greek island, from Minoan civilization to the present day. It includes detailed coverage of the major resorts and archaeological sites, Venetian and Ottoman architecture, the island’s unique landscape and wildlife, and its important history in the Second World War. Plenty of practical tips—how to get around, where to stay, and what to eat (Crete has some of the best cuisine in Greece)—are also included. For the first time in full colour with amplified and detailed maps. For reader comments and updates see our discussion pages.

Illustrations: Full-colour throughout, with maps, photographs,archaeological site plans.

ISBN: 978-1-905131-29-7