Where is the island of Crete? If you look at the world map, you can say that Crete is bordered by 3 continents: Africa, Asia, Europe and 2 countries: Turkey and Italy. The island belongs to the periphery of Greece. Regarding the administrative organization, Crete is divided into 4 nomes. Crete is divided into 4 nomes (regions): Lassithi, Chania, Rethymno and Heraklion. Crete has a mild subtropical climate with an average humidity of 50%. Also villa in Crete for rent is very good idea. The climate contributes to the fact that the bathing season here lasts almost half a year, and the number of sunny days a year reaches 300 days. Daredevils can start swimming in mid-April. Thanks to the fresh mountain and sea air and optimal climatic conditions here you can not only relax but also improve your health.