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Keep calm and dream about your next holidays in Crete

March 24, 2020

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Lady on a chair on the beach overlooking the sea in Agia Marina - Platanias in Chania, Crete.
Times are dark on an unprecedented global level in recent history. But to stay sane throughout all this we need to remain level headed, focused and optimistic.   At the moment our government is taking strict but necessary measures to contain the coronavirus epidemic. And as soon as...
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Cretan Heritage: A tribute to our time-honored folkways by Oscar Suites & Village

February 26, 2020

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Three Cretans wearing traditional clothes dancing Cretan dances.
An essential part of the proud Cretan Heritage, music and dancing have taken center stage in the locals’ lives since time immemorial. Read on for the lowdown. Continuously inhabited for the past 130,000 years, Crete is a place where...
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What to do & places to visit in Crete in the winter

November 27, 2019

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Snow on the White Mountains in Chania, Crete where Oscar Suites & Village is located.
Crete’s much more than its sand and sun. To begin with, Europe's oldest civilization was born here, at this southernmost, sun-kissed corner of the continent. As it happens, Crete’s history did start as it...
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Oscar Suites & Village guide to Cretan wines

October 18, 2019

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Red grapes on a wooden table. Guests can sample wine from the Cretan vineyard.
"Nothing more excellent or valuable than wine was ever granted by the gods to man." - Plato. Our ancestors placed wine at the heart of everyday life and culture -as a staple of their diet, as an important trade commodity, but also for religious, social and medicinal purposes....
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Going green when traveling

September 27, 2019

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Recycling symbol in Oscar Suites & Village, an eco friendly hotel in Platanias, Crete.
Travel is a force for good: It can open our hearts and expand our minds, give us a broader understanding of the world, inspire us to change stale habits -and that’s not to mention provide us with amazing Instagram content!   Tourism, however, can also do a number on Mother Earth....
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Oscar Suites & Village practical guide & tips for travelling to Crete

August 29, 2019

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Green grass, trees and a lake in Chania, Crete where Oscar Suites & Village is located.
From sleepy mountain villages to quaint, vibrant towns; from long sandy beaches with crystalline seas, water sports, and beach-bar-boogie to secluded, rocky bays, steep gorges and ravines; from ancient monuments to byzantine monasteries; from museum-hopping to all night partying... In Crete, variety...
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Dreaming of holidays at the best hotel in Platanias

January 29, 2018

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Oscar Suites & Village towels on comfortable sunbeds by the swimming pool.
With grey, laden skies at this time of the year; sunny, Greece is no longer (not everyday anyway!). Even though we are currently at the heart of the cold, bleak winter, fact is that spring is just a couple of months away. And a sure proof way of overcoming the seasonal blues, I've discovered,...
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Celebrating Christmas at Oscar Suites & Village Hotel in Platanias Chania

December 19, 2017

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Men dressed like Santa Claus overlooking the Egyptian lighthouse in Chania, Crete.
Christmas is in the air and at Oscar Suites & Village Hotel in Platanias Chania, we can not help but feel like kids again! This is the time to rejoice and to be merry; and though, a few kilometers away from our Hotel...
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WELCOME TO OUR NEW BLOG

December 19, 2012

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We want to start by wishing you a big, warm welcome to the blog of Oscar Suites & Village. A blog is something we have been looking forward to create for quite some time, and we hope you will appreciate the contents of the upcoming articles on this page.   There are so many things we would...
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