Awards & Distinctions

2003 – First International Award from SKAL International

2009 – Milia was chosen amongst the 50 best ecotourism resorts in the world by National Geographic adventure magazine.

2009 – Milia was chosen part of the Blue List of Islands Magazine for our contribution to environmentally friendly tourism.

We can be found in Lonely Planet, Rough Guide, and Guide du Routard etc…

There are numerous articles, media coverage and documentaries in both Greek and foreign journals and media outlets.

Local celebrations and traditional festivals:

Celebration of the Virgin Mary – Central church of Vlatos – 8th of September

Celebration of Saint George – Kato Milia – 8th of May

Celebration of Saint Constantine – Vlatos – 21st of May

Chestnut Festival – last weekend of October

Grape picking and wine making – from 20th of September to 10th of October

Raki distillation – from the 15th to the 30th of November

Olive picking – from the 15th of December to 15th of February

Olive pruning – from the 15th of January to the 15th of February

Cheese making – from the 30th of April to the 30th of July

Here are some sites that we recommend!

- www.smallhotelsingreece.com
- www.to-spiti.gr
- www.ammoshotel.com
- www.casadelfino.com
- www.welloftheturk.com
- www.villakynthia.gr
- www.mamanenahotel-chania.gr
- www.vamossa.gr
- www.kamares-houses.gr
- www.antoniou-chania.gr
- www.winesofcrete.gr