About Zorbas Island

Vacation in Crete – Holiday on Crete: apartment rental and accommodation on Crete all year round. It is the perfect place for family apartments and holiday homes, all your excursions and cheap flights to Crete. There is a detailed overview of the latest holiday news from Crete with lots of pictures. Crete (Greece) is the most Southern holiday island of Europe.

Spring holiday on Crete

By | 2018-04-25T06:46:28+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Spring holiday on Crete: The weather gods are on our side, because during the spring holiday on Crete the weather is beautiful. Last week a large part of Western Europe could also enjoy summer weather, but unfortunately that has changed again. On Crete, the sun is shining, and the temperature is well over 20 [...]

Snorkeling holidays in Greece

By | 2018-04-22T16:39:02+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Snorkeling holidays in Greece: Snorkelling from the boat: Our guests have already learned this week that snorkelling in Crete is great to do. Nature underwater nowhere looks the same in Greece. You cannot go to every great snorkel spot by car and therefore today we go snorkelling from the boat. Just outside the tourist resort [...]

Sailing on Crete from Heraklion to Dia

By | 2018-04-21T04:56:23+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sailing on Crete from Heraklion to Dia: From our accommodation Zorbas Island we enjoy every day the view of Dia Island. The island belongs to the department of Heraklion and is located about 7 nautical miles north of the capital of Crete. When the sky is clear, it seems like you can see every [...]

Holiday overview of April in Crete

By | 2018-04-19T07:22:16+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Holiday overview of April in Crete: Often we organize an excursion to unknown Crete. But the island Crete itself is not unknown, so what do we actually mean by this? For us the meaning of unknown Crete is very general; with this excursion we like to show you Crete from a different point of view, [...]

Walking in the Mirabello Bay on Crete

By | 2018-04-18T07:05:06+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Walking in the Mirabello Bay on Crete: The Mirabello Bay in East Crete is the largest bay on Crete. The Venetians gave the bay this name, which literally means 'beautiful bay'. The location of the bay played an important role in the prehistoric colonization of Crete. Cities were already built here since the Minoan time, [...]