Crete is an ideal place for a dream vacation or holiday. The stunning scenery of mountain massifs, gorges, caves, fertile plains give it an amazing and unforgettable charm. The biggest tourist attraction is the ruins of the Minoan palace at Knossos and Phaistos, or archaeological remains in Gortynie. Rethimnon is one of the most picturesque towns in Crete, located about 80 km west of Heraklion is famous for its beautiful beach and fortress, built by the Venetians after a series of pirate attacks in the city. Crete is also one of most popular islands for Polish tourists to spend a dream holiday.