Hip towns. Historical treasures. Sustainable vineyards. Breathtaking beaches. Crete's got a lot going on. We'll show you how to spend 5 days on the largest Greek island. Plus: trip-planning advice on food, drinks, lodging, maps, transportation & seasonality.
Most travelers aren't laughing hysterically at the Minoan Palace of Knossos. After our trip, we dug into its controversial history...and learned some valuable lessons in travel prep & self-awareness.
Crete's Palace of Knossos is the #2 archaeological tourist attraction in Greece. You’ll enjoy your visit more if you can minimize the crowds. Our guide includes planning tips and photo highlights of this beautiful ancient site.
Where have these been all my life? From packing to organizing to saving space...Packing Cubes just make travel easier.
Feel good. Do good. Pass it on. That's the motto behind Trek Light Gear: an incredible company with practical & durable products and genuine social purpose.
A Spring or Fall off-season trip is the the best time to visit Yellowstone. The main gates are closed to cars, but they warmly welcome walkers, hikers & bikers with open arms.
Riad Kheirredine is the top-rated riad in Marrakech, Morocco for good reason. Within minutes, the staff made us feel like family. Our complete review includes location, design, hospitality, room types, amenities, dining and the in-house Hammam bath.
Balos Beach, on northwest Crete, is one of the most picturesque locales in the Mediterranean. We'll help you find it, avoid the crowds, and get some exercise while you're out there.
Lake Bled is the most popular tourist destination in Slovenia, for good reason. Its beauty and tranquility is undeniable. But there's also something mysterious...almost enchanted about this place.
Savica Waterfall is known for its multiple cascades and distinct, elegant shape. A hike up to the waterfall's viewpoint and back down can take less than an hour.