Hotel Akasti

Address: Kalamaki Kydonias, Crete, 731 00, Greece | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on Kalamaki Kydonias, Crete.
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Travel Blogs from Crete

Day 160

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 09, 2015

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... WIFI, however the signal isn't very strong. Driving on we stopped at the supermarket for bread, Les nipped in, whilst he was gone I tried WIFI connections on my iPod, I could pick up bus 88, probably as it was parked behind us, unfortunately it then drove off! Simple Cafe, over the road had a good signal but it was locked, I tried using 'simple cafe' as the password and it connected. We completed our internet tasks parked on the main ...

Day 159

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 07, 2015

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... military base. One of these buildings has been converted into a large aquarium attraction. The write up says that it's excellent. A stray dog decided to follow us and it took us ages to persuade him to go away. Back at dream catcher we did some blogging as the weather deteriorated into snow and hail storms. The lady on the office here told us in her 45 years living here she had never seen snow at sea level. It made us wonder if it's us that attracts bad weather, those of you ...

Day 158

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 06, 2015

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... street to a kiosk and bought the top up, returned to the shop and the chap sorted it out for us, we even got a special offer of 500mb free. The rain was lashing down now and it's colder, we called at a couple of other shops to buy a cheap hand blender. The first shop didn't have anything cheap enough, the second the same, we were getting soaked now and gave up the search, in the way back we passed another shop ...

Heraklion

A travel blog entry by joshualyon on Nov 22, 2014

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Today I went to the museum and looked at the findings from the Minoans at Knossos and Phaestos. Great tour with all kinds of amazing pieces. They were a head of their time in craftsmanship. They were the leaders in shipping and controlled the seas. There were several palaces on Crete and survived for about 3,000 years, before the volcanic eruption of Santorini whipped out the whole island around 1370 ...

Matala

A travel blog entry by joshualyon on Nov 20, 2014

... 3 feet in diameter at widest point. The ability to make these is perplexing to me. It obviously started on a wheel, but I wonder how it was finished and with what tools. The next interesting thing, is one of the oldest writings that remains unsolved. The writings are on a clay disc, known as Pheastos disc. Both sides are filled, but there are debates as what they mean. It ...