Chania is the westernmost of the four prefectures of Crete, gifted with natural beauties and historical monuments. Sixty canyons have been identified, the most known of them being the Samaria gorge. It is a colorful mosaic of large green areas of olive trees, idyllic beaches and tall mountains, traditional villages, archaeological sites, museums: an excellent destination for every traveler.
Chania also offers entertainment for every taste, music clubs, open cinemas, galeries, museums. The local market offers special crafts (hand woven and leather) and fresh produce. Cretan cuisine is rich with healthy and tasteful dishes cooked with olive oil which are well accompanied by the unique taste and smell of ‘tsikoudia’ (local spirit).
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