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Kouremenos Beach, near Palaikastro, East Crete, Greece,  Windsurfing

14 September 2017  -  Updated
The wind is back ! After strong wind continuing through August into September, there were a few days without wind (good to enjoy other activities).  It's been feeling hot at around 30c.
It's been a very good summer in Kouremenos with great windsurfing. The olives are growing well and there look to be more than last year !

Tired of UK weather and want some sunshine ?  September/early October is a great time for a holiday, with direct flights continuing well into October.
 Our friends Nikos & Katerina extended one of their rental apartments to make it 2 bedrooms : ideal for families.  The Rousolakos apartments were recently refurbished too. Car hire is easy to arrange for arrival in Heraklion with MCar / Kafetzakis who have excellent cars, fully insured, very good prices and perfect service.  Let us know if we can help.


Sept 2017







Olives Sept 2017



[example wind forecast showing how our north-east tip of Crete catches the wind which is further accelerated by thermal effect]


 

Some Extra Virgin Olive Oil is still available in UK, but not much left now until next year !!
Use "Contact Us" to order, or for more information.
 
 
 
- click on OLIVE OIL tab to see the whole process !
This is very high quality oil, made only from local olives and cold-pressed solely by mechanical means.  The acidity is very low : a measure of olive oil quality. The oil from our region won several awards
At "Windy Crete" we offer :
  • Advice and assistance with accommodation, travel, windsurfing, activities and local information in English or Russian language
  • Мы можем помочь вам найти жильё, предоставить вам информацию о поездке и как арендовать машину. Вы можете обращаться к нам на русском язык
  • Correcting your websites: a service to update your websites correctly with English and Russian, ensuring that all the spelling and grammar is 100% correct. We see many mistakes on local websites and can give you an advantage over others.
  • Website design and development using Microsoft Office 365 and other products.
  • Extra Virgin Cretan Olive Oil from the trees in Kouremenos/Palaikastro. We have 1 & 1/2 litre containers of oil available.
  • ULTRASUN sports sun protection, excellent for windsurfing !
  • Subscribe to a NEWSLETTER in "Contact Us"
  • Info on mobile phones in Crete for voice and internet

Weather links : Windguru: http://www.windguru.cz/int/index.php

Greece sailing forecast: http://www.meteo.gr/SailingMapF.asp
 
We recommend Kouremenos Beach apartments, owned and operated by our friend Nikos.
Book now to ensure availability as these are very popular !  There are tavernas within a short walk.
(see : Travel & Accommodation) www.kouremenosbeach.gr
 
    
  
 www.livingincrete.net  is a VERY useful website for visitors to Crete. Carol is British and married to a Cretan, living in Crete for many years. She shares her huge knowledge and experience, very valuable for visitors and would-be residents.  Her book Living In Crete is also highly recommended.

 
Iráklion, GRC
Updated Monday, October 23, 2017 10:50 PM
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
20°CHigh: 24°C
Low: 15°C
Wind: 5 km/h kph
Humidity: 83%
Partly Sunny
Monday
23° / 19°
Partly Sunny
Tuesday
22° / 16°
Partly Sunny
Wednesday
21° / 15°
T-Storms
Thursday
19° / 16°
MSN Weatherhttp://www.foreca.com/
  

 
Rhodes, GRC
Updated Monday, October 23, 2017 10:20 PM
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
20°CHigh: 25°C
Low: 17°C
Wind: 9 km/h kph
Humidity: 73%
Sunny
Monday
25° / 19°
T-Storms
Tuesday
21° / 16°
T-Storms
Wednesday
19° / 15°
Mostly Sunny
Thursday
21° / 18°
MSN Weatherhttp://www.foreca.com/

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