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a native or inhabitant of Crete

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"My house grew apace and I became a great man among the Cretans, but when Jove counselled that terrible expedition, in which so many perished, the people required me and Idomeneus to lead their ships to Troy, and there was no way out of it, for they insisted on our doing so.
He said he had seen Ulysses with Idomeneus among the Cretans, refitting his ships which had been damaged in a gale.
Hersonissos, Greece, August 02, 2019 --( In the context of Creta Maris Beach Resort's Social Responsibility Program, on Tuesday, 23rd of July, the resort organized the "Tree Preservation Day," while it also offered to its guests Information on Cretan Flora.
The 311 deluxe bedrooms and bungalows, all with sitting areas, have sleek, modern decor, marble bathrooms and Cretan stone balconies.
Greek cuisine needs no introduction, but think Cretan gourmet: a unique Mediterranean terrain with exceptional vegetables and meats with a distinctive quality and taste, enhanced by the aroma of olive oil, herbs and wine.
In Greek mythology, which Cretan monster was killed by Theseus?
After their explosive appearance at the Fengaros Festival this year, the power trio of Balothizer return to Cyprus from North London to present their debut album Cretan Music from Hell.
According to Greek legend, which Cretan monster had a bull's head and a man's body?
Charles and Camilla took part in the Cretan dance, named siganos, which involves the dancers linking arms and rotating in a circle, when they visited the village of Archanes.
Keen to get stuck in, we headed to authentic Cretan restaurant Peskesi in the capital Heraklion ( en/).
It is an odd quirk in the history of logic that the blameless Cretans should have given their name to the famous "liar paradox." The Cretan Epimenides is supposed to have said: "All Cretans are liars." If Epimenides was lying, he was telling the truth -- and thus was lying.
Berth occupancy was observed at the port at forty seven percent on Thursday where a total of seven ships namely ships CMA CGM Corneille, Diamond Sea, Hoanya Wisdom, Cretan Wave, Globe Tanya, CT Confidence and New Naxos are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, cement, rice, sun flower seeds, LPG, palm oil respectively during conainters, cement, rice, sun flower seed, LPG, palm oil and furnace oil respectively during last 24 hours.
Berth occupancy was reported at the port at 60% on Wednesday where a total of nine ships namely ships Maersk Genoa, MSC Silvana,Diamond Sea, Hoanya Wisdom, Cretan Wave, Lime Glaxy, Globe Tanya, Valor and New Naxos are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, cement, rice, sun flower seeds, LPG, chemicals and furnace oil respectively during last 24 hours.
Forensic tests are currently ongoing on a huge stash of chemicals uncovered from a dilapidated home on Cretan Road, in Wavertree.