Crete is located in the south of Greece and is the largest Greek island and the fifth largest in the Mediterranean Sea. Here you can
visit unique archaeological sites and admire the remnants of brilliant civilizations,
part of the island’s very long history;
explore breathtaking beaches, magnificent gorges and high mountains;
try the delicious local cuisine and experience the Cretan hospitality,
famous all over Greece.
Heraklion is the capital and largest city of Crete, which combines urban scenery with natural beauty. While in Heraklion do not miss the chance to visit:
- the archaeological site of Knossos, the center of Minoan civilization, known as Europe’s oldest city;
- the Heraklion Archaeological Museum to admire its unique exhibits including the famous Phaistos Disk, which inspired the logo of the conference;
- some of the numerous, beautiful beaches.