November 26, 2017
The view of Imeri Gramvousa from Balos reveals the odd shape of the island. The castle of Gramvousa lies on the highest ground of island
November 25, 2017
The other way to go to Balos is by using a car. The road is maintained every year but the nature of the surface makes it really difficult to keep it in a good condition. Locals usually avoid using their cars to go to Balos. If you use a car, you have to drive with […]
November 24, 2017
One of the ways to reach Balos is by taking the small cruise ships from Kasteli port. If you take the ship you will have a chance to visit Gramvousa also. When in Balos the ship will dock not very far from the Balos lagoon and you will need to walk 3-4 minutes to get […]
November 17, 2017
Balos is one of the most difficult-to-access beaches of Crete. However, after the long trip, the view and the calming water magically remove all the tiredness from the body.
November 16, 2017
Business Insider included Balos in the list of the world's best-kept secrets in 2015 while it claimed that Prince Charles and Princess Diana have visited the Balos lagoon with their private yacht.
November 15, 2017
Balos is one of the most beautiful beaches in Greece and it is often ranked amongst the most popular touristic destinations in various lists. TripAdvisor placed Balos numerous times in the top 25 best beaches of the world and the top 10 beaches in Europe. For 2017 Balos ranks at the 7th place of the […]
November 12, 2017
The main reason that Gramvousa's cape is so popular is because of the famous Balos lagoon. Balos lagoon is an exotic beach where shining white sand mixed with pink sand give a vivid turquoise color to the sea. Every year Balos makes it to many popular lists of the most beautiful beaches of the world.
November 11, 2017
At the beach of Gramvousa, the golden sand gives a light turquoise color to the sea.
November 10, 2017
Many people decide to swim and rest at the beautiful beach at the south side of the Imeri Gramvousa where there are a few trees that provide cover from the sun. The beach is covered with a nice golden sand but there are also many rocks which make it ideal for snorkeling.