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.

Rouvas gorge hiking in Crete

By |2019-12-05T13:57:35+02:00December 5th, 2019|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , |

Rouvas gorge hiking in Crete: A very challenging 7 hour hike, available from April to November. This stretch starts lake Votomos and ends in Rouvas forest. Not suited for children. This gorge is also known as the Saint Nicholas Canyon. At the beginning of the walk you come across a lake, which is a fresh water lake, very [...]

Holiday overview of April in Crete

By |2019-11-28T12:12:38+02:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Holiday overview of April in Crete Greece: 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 [...]

Walking and hiking in Crete Astrakiano

By |2019-11-26T08:04:57+02:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , |

Walking and hiking in Crete Astrakiano: An easy gorge walk through the beautiful countryside in the central part of Crete. The area has many springs, which ensure that all year round a small river flows through the canyon. This river is called the river of Karteros. The walk goes mostly along this river and [...]

April holidays to Greece

By |2019-11-28T12:41:46+02:00November 24th, 2019|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , |

April holidays to Greece: An overview of all our activities and holidays in April on Crete. In April plants and flowers are all blooming on Crete, a magnificent sight in the mountains during our excursions. If you are looking for a certain picture of your vacation at Zorbas Island, mail us to get our [...]

Harvesting olives on Crete

By |2019-11-14T12:26:13+02:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: News from Crete, Greece|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Harvesting olives on Crete: It is that time of the year, the time of harvesting olives on Crete has started again. From the beginning of November until the end of January, people all over the island are harvesting their olives to produce olive oil. Crete is known for its high-quality olive oil, the Extra [...]