Author Archives: The Hellenic Odyssey

Rizogalo Greek Rice Pudding

Rizogalo Greek Rice Pudding Recipe

Rizogalo Greek Rice Pudding Here is the recipe for Rizogalo Greek Rice Pudding. It really is a very simple yet delicious dessert. The trick however is that you need time to slowly cook the rice so it infuses in the milk mix. You want the rice to still retain a little texture but to also […]

Seitan Limania Beach Crete

Seitan Limania Beach Crete Seitan Limania Beach Crete is a very special spot to visit and one that has only gained fame in recent times. It is located 22km from Chania, a town on the Greek island of Crete. It’s on the north eastern coast of the peninsula of Akrotiri. Seitan Limania, the bay of […]

Gouverneto Monastery Chania Crete

gouverneto monastery crete

Gouverneto Monastery Chania Crete Gouverneto Monastery Chania Crete is located 20km out of Chania and 4 km from the monastery of Agia Triada, on the north side of the Akrotiri of peninsula.  Also known as Kyria ton Agelon meaning Lady of Angels. Built in 1537 in the Venetian period, it is one of the oldest […]

Marathi Beach Chania Crete

Marathi Beach Chania Crete Marathi beach is located 17km from Chania, a town on the Greek island of Crete. It’s on the south eastern coast of the peninsula of Akrotiri. Undoubtedly, Marathi beach is a popular beach among locals and tourists alike because of its close proximity to Chania town.  Also, its position on the […]

Loutraki Beach Chania Crete

Loutraki Beach Chania Crete Loutraki beach is located 17km from Chania, a town on the Greek island of Crete. It’s on the south eastern coast of the peninsula of Akrotiri. Loutraki beach, is located very close to Marathi beach, (the two main tourist destinations in south east side of Akrotiri) and is similar  to Marathi […]