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Crete is the biggest island of Greece and it’s located in the south of the country....

Located in the Mediterranean sea between Turkey, Egypt and Libya, it’s one of the largest islands of the Mediterranean sea. The capital and the largest city is Heraklion. In this town you can see the old castle of greek culture, and the old wall around the city. There are also many archaeological museums to visit and learn the history. If you are more attracted by nature, Crete is still the perfect island for you. Full of little creeks you just have to walk around to find your paradise on earth. If you want to see something more than just the beaches of Crete, make sure you visit the gorges, rivers and lakes that the island offers. Crete is also known for the high quality virgin olive oil.

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