Experience the Cretan Easter in Melidoni, where summer is already beginning .
April is one of the best times of year to visit Crete. Temperatures are nudging the 20's, wild flowers are beginning to blossom across the island's landscapes, resorts are coming to life after their winter break, and everyone is gearing up for Easter - one of the biggest celebrations of the year. We actually stayed in our villas last Easter with some friends and their children and it was simply magical. From the village's Easter candle procession through to eating the most de