Escaping to the Crete Mountains could be the ultimate break away from the hustle and bustle of central Stalis. Explore by taking an easy and pleasant drive up into the mountains. Two of the most well known towns to venture to are Krassi and Mochos. These quaint villages are the perfect spots to try traditional Greek cuisine made from fresh ingredients. The go to place for spectacular views and interesting scenery is Lassithi Plateau. The lush, fertile area is home to orange and olive groves, vineyards and picturesque windmills. The peaceful mountainside attracts those wanting to experience the unspoilt nature in this beautiful Crete paradise.