The last time I visited Knossos, it was a school cruise in, I think, 1973. Since moving here, I’ve not been. This has to be rectified but in the meantime, here’s a lovely post from my blogger friend, M.L.Kappa, describing her visit accompanied by her grandchildren.

On the island of Crete, which lies nearer to the coast of Africa than to the Greek mainland, a brilliant civilization flourished from approximately 3650 to 1400 BCE. It was rediscovered at the begi…

Source: The Minoans | Letters from Athens