Love to swim? On the Greek island of Crete (the island of Zeus, as the ancients called it), the Grecotel Club Marine Palace beckons. This lavish, all-inclusive hotel lies in a sandy bay with 2 creeks. As for swimming, take your pick: 4 outdoor pools, an indoor pool, an aqua park and this stretch of beach all offer a wide variety of swimming possibilities, for all ages. And when you’ve had enough of the water, enjoy equally diverse dining options: Cretan organic, Asian and Mediterranean gourmet cuisine are among the choices you’ll find here.