Crete has always been known for its generous hospitality, gorgeous food and spectacular diverse scenery. People visiting the island have returned again and again to enjoy the delights that this island has to offer.
The ancient city of Chania, situated on the North West coast has always been popular and now tourism in that area is booming.
Positioned under snow-capped mountains and surrounded by sandy beaches among the best in the world, it is easy to see the appeal.
In the last few decades, many North Europeans have made Crete their home, attracted by the 300 days of sunshine a year that the most Southerly Island in Greece enjoys.
Luxury living where the Gods choose to holiday
Over the last few years it has also attracted a new type of visitor who see the potential of Crete as a luxury destination.
As the demand for a more high-end service has increased, investors have been buying and building exclusive homes and they are offering luxury properties on Crete for rental with a 1st class service.
Built along the coast in prime locations with stunning views over the sparkling waters of the Aegean Sea, they are attracting tourists and celebrities from all over the world.
The exceptionally impressive designs of some of these villas take advantage of the diverse mountain and rugged coastline views and offer picture perfect sunsets over the sea.
Whether visitors want to just relax in peaceful retreats or take advantage of a massage by the pool, private yacht or personal chef, the choices are endless at these executive homes and the services which they offer.
With Chania expanding its international airport, and directs flights now flying from all over Europe there has never been a better time to treat yourself and sample why Crete is such a special place.