Berlitz Pocket Guide Crete gives you reliable, user-friendly detail with stunning colour photography to uncover this important Mediterranean island, telling you all you need to know about its attractions and rich archaeology: from the 1700BC Minoan palace at Knossos, mythical home of the Minotaur, to the lovely Venetian harbour of Hani�, hiking amid the wild beauty of the Samari� Gorge, and beaches galore. Handy maps on the cover flaps help you get around.
To inspire you, the book offers a rundown of Crete's Top 10 Attractions, followed by an itinerary for a Perfect Day. The What to Do chapter is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from nightlife and shopping to sports.
The book provides all the essential background information, including an overview of Crete's complex history and successive civilisations, and an Eating Out chapter covering Greek and Cretan cuisine. There are carefully chosen listings of the best hotels and restaurants and an A-Z of all the practical information you'll need.