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Ancient scripts of Crete

Ancient scripts of Crete

Minoan Crete constitutes the first literate civilization of Europe and the beginning of European recorded history. In 1878, Minos Kalokairinos carried out pioneering excavations in the West Wing…

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Phaistos: Important center of Minoan civilization

Phaistos: Important center of Minoan civilization

Phaistos was one of the most important centers of Minoan civilization, and the most wealthy and powerful city in southern Crete. It was inhabited from the Neolithic period…

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Myths of Crete

Myths of Crete

Crete is inseparable from myths and legends, which stem from its ancient past.

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