*.* The Mourtzanakis Residence enjoys panoramic views over the medieval village of Achlada and to the sea beyond, and the famous Cretan Mountains which have protected the island from Saracen times onwards. A fabulous, golden sunset adds a romantic touch to the scenery. Achlada is located near the village of Aghia Pelagia, where the area is rich in vegetation, with amazing landscapes and featuring four different beaches. Today, Achlada is an ideal place for visitors to leave urban stress behind and enjoy the beauty and tranquility of nature and the ecotourism activities available in the area.