Amazing holidays in Rethymnon Crete

Rethymnon is a little piece of Venice that can be found in Crete. The town still maintains its old aristocratic appearance, with its buildings dating from the 16th century, arched doorways and many fountains. […]

Best beaches in Crete – Elafonisi Beach

Elafonisi beach in Crete is a breath-taking site in the south of Chania, 5 km from the monastery of Chrysoskalitisa and about 70km from Chania city. It is an isolated area ideal for swimming, […]

Enjoy the nightlife in Rethymnon Crete

Rethymnon is the perfect place to go to for an evening of fun. Whether you wish to dance till dawn or you just want to relax and listen to live music while enjoying a […]

Must see in Crete: caves that will rock your world!

Crete has many caves worth visiting. Some of the most impressive caves lie in the western part of the island. Here you will find caves with formations and stones you would have never imagined! […]

Venetian Fortezza Crete

There are many beautiful things to see in Crete. One of the most remarkable buildings is without a doubt the Venetian Fortezza in Rethymnon, also known as the Rethymnon fortress. The fortress has a […]

Mountain and rock climbing in Crete

If you are looking for a great place to go mountain or rock climbing, Crete is the place to be! There are various options as well for beginners as for very experienced climbers. The […]

The green gold of Crete: olive oil

The Cretan gastronomy cannot exist without its most important ingredient: olive oil. It’s the centre of any meal or salad of our island. Olive oil gives every meal an extra soft flavour and is […]

One of the best historical sites in Crete: The Monastery of Arkadi

The Monastery of Arkadi is an impressive building and a must for everybody who visits Crete. Its rich history and beautiful views will knock you of your feet. So are you going to Crete? […]

Our list of family activities & places to see in Crete

Crete is renowned for its natural beauty and diverse landscape. It has spectacular mountain ranges that are dotted with caves and sliced by dramatic gorges that spill out to the sea. We at Rimondi […]

Looking for the best romantic places in Greece? Go to romantic Crete!

Nothing brings an old flame to life as a romantic getaway with your loved one. The daily routine can be killing for your relation, so add a romantic spark to your lives en take […]

Things to do in Rethymnon…by bike!

Of all the activities you can do in Crete, cycling is the best way to get to know the surrounding areas. You can easily travel by bike from one point to another and pass […]

The best beach in Crete – can you find it?

Searching for the best beach, Crete is a perfect location to consider. Here is a list of the most beautiful beaches in the wonderful prefecture Rethymnon. Maybe the location for your dream beach vacation […]

Crete Water Sports

With temperatures that go up to 35 degrees in the summer, one of the most comfortable places to be in Crete is definitely in the water. The turquoise ocean is 25 degrees and is […]

Looking for secluded beaches? Crete presents: Peristeres beach!

Crete has many popular beaches, but if you prefer secluded beaches with turquoise water then you should definitely pay a visit to Peristeres beach. This wonderful beach is located on the South Coast of […]

Events and festivals in Crete

Maybe it’s thinking ahead, but the perfect time to come to Greece is during the summer. Did you ever want to enjoy Greece in June, explore Crete in July or travel around the islands […]

Daytrip to the Gorge of Samaria Crete national park

Crete is such an incredible island that it has a never-ending source of things to do and to places to visit. Today we are going to propose a great daytrip you can take during […]

Famous beach in Crete: Falassarna beach

Do you like soft white beaches, popular, yet not too crowded? In that case you should visit the Falassarna Beach, a jewel at the West coast of Crete. It is at 120 km (75 […]

Maritime activities & sailing – Crete

The Mediterranean Sea offers a great environment for various aquatic activities. In Rethymnon you can enjoy a dive in clear water on one of the many beaches. However, swimming is not the only fun […]

Things to do in Rethymnon Crete

Bali Beach can be perfect for an afternoon or night visit plan. Especially during a windy day this is your perfect destination, as this small bay is generally not affected. Although it is not […]

Crete surfing spots

When people think of Crete, they tend to think about beautiful beaches where to lie down, small picturesque villages or impressive remains. What they don’t realise is that they can add another typical Crete […]

Ancient Greek buildings and monuments at Phaistos and Gortyn!

Crete is an astonishing source of history: From the Minoan Civilization to the Hellenistic cities and the Roman occupation. When you go to Crete, history is something you MUST check! Knossos reflects the Greek […]

St. Paul Sandhills beach

Are you going to spend the summer in Crete and are you looking for a beautiful secluded beach with white sand and crystal blue waters? A beach that makes the bounty feeling come to […]

Some of the best restaurants in Rethymnon

A great restaurant with delicious food and a warm atmosphere is able to give your vacation that magical touch that will colour your future memories. Fortunately there are many wonderful places in Rethymnon where […]

The best espresso brand served in Crete

The RG (Rimondi Grand) hotel guarantees top quality and the best in customer care, services and products. To achieve this high expectation we select the very best products, both international and local, to serve […]

Day trip in Crete – Gorge of Samaria, Botanical Park & More!

Crete can be called the ´Mediterranean pearl´ with its picturesque landscapes, long sandy beaches, olive tree plantations, gorges, mountains and blue waterfalls. This beautiful environment with rich flora will enable you to fully embrace […]

Things to do in Rethymno – Biking Crete

Are you looking for an excursion in Crete? Our hotel in Rethymno has a great activity for a nice afternoon of sport and fun. We offer a 40 km island crossing with some moderate […]

Rethymnon: Clubs, Bars & Cafés

In this article we will give you some suggestions for the various bars, clubs and cafes in Rethymnon to make your stay in Crete even more enjoyable! The bars on old town and the […]

The Chestnut Festival in Elos Crete

There are plenty of eccentric festivals in Crete throughout the year. One of the festivals you will want to visit this autumn is the Chestnut Festival. This year the festival will take place from […]

The benefits of dried grapes in Greek nutrition

Cretans and Greeks in general love using products grown from their own land. One of these products is the simple yet delicious Sultana. You can try these dried grapes while you are having a […]