Crete, the large Greek island in the centre of the eastern Mediterranean, cradle of the great prehistoric Minoan Civilization, is one of the most popular tourist regions in Greece. The guidebooks describes its impressive landscape, its archaeological sites and museums. From the Minoan Palaces to the Byzantine churches this guide taxes the traveller on a complete tour of the island with 26 well documented excursions presenting its history, art and customs. With many detailed maps and town-plans and 360 colour photographs this edition is an indispensable companion for every traveller.
- All the Museums and Archaeological Sites
- Detailed town-plans of all major cities
- 360 colour illustrations
- Large fold-out map of Crete