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Books inspired by Crete
Our hand-picked selection of books to get you in the mood to travel
Victoria Hislop seems to be the go-to author for Greek fiction. The Island follows London-based Alexis who eventually uncovers her much-guarded family history in Crete and the tiny deserted island of Spinalonga - a former leper colony. This novel has become a multi-million selling classic.
When to visit
Largest of the Greek Islands, Crete boats a blend of Mediterranean cultures that can be seen it it's food, architecture and people. A favourite holiday destination for its long summer season