Traces of an ancient Greco-Roman city were recently excavated in Elefterna, in the region of Rethymno.
Knossos is the largest Minoan site in Crete.© dziewul / 123RF
Unfortunately, only a section of the palace is still open to the public.© Jan Hruby / 123RF
The skill of the Minoan civilization was illustrated in many areas.© phototraveller / 123RF
Architecture, painting, jewelry, and ceramics all reached a high level of perfection during the Minoan period.© Anterovium / 123RF
Many reconstructions of these can be seen, though the originals are in the Museum of Heraklion.© make / 123RF