Hotel Acratos

19, 28th Oktovriou, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, 721 00, Greece | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Agios Nikolaos

Aghios Nikolaus, Crete GREECE

A travel blog entry by jedowdle

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... goddess Athena bathed in it. Tried to rent a scooter but they only had big ones that require a motorcycle license. Crete has 300 days of sunshine a year. Lots of genuine fakes here, too. RayBans are only 5 Euro. Back on the ship. Our trivia team only missed 3 today. Day at sea tomorrow. We'll see how that ...

Plaka

A travel blog entry by lonnie24

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... must have felt walking in to their new world!

The lepers turned the island into a thriving community growing their own fruit and vegetables, building a market square, housing, shops, tavernas, churches, school, hospital, cinema and water cistern.

The leper colony was closed in 1957, after effective treatment was discovered. Many lepers didn't want to leave the island that had become their home for most of their life. ...

Exploring Crete

A travel blog entry by mikeharris46

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Today we rented a car and drove around the immediate area of our hotel. Crete is a large island (150 miles by 30 miles) so we didn't have time to explore most of it. We did see another archaeological site dating back to 3rd century BC followed by a drive to Plaka where we managed to take a ...

Day at the resort

A travel blog entry by mikeharris46

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After our 5:00 am arrival we managed to sleep late in the morning and then take a day to "veg" around the resort. We had an amazing omelette in the poolside restaurant followed by an afternoon on the beach lounges. Dinner was at the main restaurant which had one of the best buffet we have ever seen.This is the nicest resort we ...

Ferry to Crete

A travel blog entry by mikeharris46

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We spent our last breakfast in Oia with a young Microsoft couple from Vancouver who we had met the day before. Billy had brought Veronica to Santorini to propose to her and she had just accepted. We scheduled the 1.5 hour boat trip from santorini to Crete to allow us to see some of the Cretian Sea. We were scheduled to depart at 6:00 pm however we were told that the sea was too rough and our departure would be ...

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This hotel, located on 19, 28th Oktovriou, Agios Nikolaos, is near Lato.
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