Church of Agios Titos
This majestic church dominates the eponymous square. It has Byzantine origins in AD 961, was converted to a Catholic church by the...
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Reopened in 2014 after a long renovation, the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion is Crete’s outstanding jewel. The two floors of the...
Mountaineering Club of Iraklio
The local chapter arranges hiking trips across the island most weekends (trip programs are published on its website). Anyone is welcome...
This long-time favourite on El Greco Park, and one of town’s oldest bar-cafes, draws an older crowd mostly.
Be careful not to spoil your appetite with the free bread, black-olive paté and zucchini pie that arrive as soon as you sit down. The...
If the trendy cafes along this pedestrian strip don’t do it for you, grab a table in this down-to-earth joint that’s sought out by an older crowd of chatty conversationalists.