Are you planning your trip to blue-ocean Greece and want to find out what the optimal route for getting to Crete is? Perhaps you are currently in Athens and you are looking for the best way to get to this iconic island. Whatever the case is, you have come to the right place. Read on to learn everything you need to know about getting to Crete from Athens, together with some of the best places to see, and the best places to stay.
Where to Stay in Athens Greece
When people think of Greece, they tend to think of blue oceans and white houses; however, each neighborhood in the city of Athens has its own unique style and offers Greek residents as well as visitors very different ambiances. We have compiled a list with some of the best neighborhoods for you to stay in Athens, depending on your preferences and what it is that you are looking for.
Monastiraki Square: Downtown Athens
If you want to stay in the heart of Athens, then Monastiraki Square is the place to be. Monastiraki square is the most lively spot of Athens, with beautiful cafes and restaurants marked all along the streets, captivating street performers, shops, and the famed Monastiraki flea market, open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, in which you can find hidden Greek gems. Take a look at some of our vacation rentals in Monastiraki square.