Iraklio's travel agents run coach tours the length and breadth of Crete. There are also daily cruises to Santorini. Try the helpful...
Historical Museum of Crete
If you’re wondering what Crete’s been up to for the past, say, 1700 years, a spin around this highly engaging museum is in order....
For a swanky night out, steer towards this stylish outpost above the Venetian harbour for coffee, cocktails or a light meal. It’s a...
Locals give this unpretentious ouzerie an enthusiastic thumbs up and we are only too happy to follow suit. Fish’s the thing here,...
Ippokambos Ouzeri information
Lonely Planet review
Many locals come to this classic Iraklio haunt at the edge of the tourist-driven waterfront dining strip. Take a peek inside at the fresh trays and pots of mayirefta such as baked cuttlefish, and dine at one of the sidewalk tables or on the promenade across the road.