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Is culinary tourism the next big thing?


In the wake of the ongoing economic crisis, the Greek island of Crete witnessed a noticeable decline in visitors earlier this summer.

But a number of Greeks are rallying around to try to make tourism the driving force towards recovery.

As Rajan Datar reports, with its tradition of local fresh produce - could culinary tourism be the next big thing for the island?

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