Chania, besides one of the top holiday destinations worldwide, is also one of two vastly developed cities of Crete.
Here, as in all of Crete, the summer lasts longer, while in the winter nothing closes. Some of the most renowned and awarded beaches in the world are located in the Chania prefecture, the history of which covers many centuries and cultures.
The old town of Chania is an alluring place, attracting millions of people every year. In the hinterland of Chania you will explore dozens of traditional villages, either by the sea or in the mountains. Besides its incomparable natural beauty, Chania has a developed infrastructure that can conveniently support your life here as a permanent resident. One of the two Cretan international airports is located in Chania, from which daily flights depart to Athens and abroad. Excellent public and private hospitals are located in the center and in the greater area of the city, while both public and modern private schools and universities provide a high level of education.