Crete is in the Mediterranean climate zone and the city of Rethymno has a warm, temperate weather system buffeted by the Mediterranean Sea. Winters are calm, and although there is some rain, snow is rare is limited to the mountains. Summers are warm, usually very hot and very dry.
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When we refer to the famous diet and cuisine of Crete, we must remember it started in the 60′s, when it was not simply food, but a whole lifestyle. Not only was the food delicious, but it had plenty of health benefits to anyone who ate it. The secret of long living Cretans is this… Continue reading →