Hotel Emerald

Plaka Apokoronou, Plaka, Chania Prefecture, Crete, 730 08, Greece | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Plaka

Crete's south coast

A travel blog entry by buschlog on Aug 10, 2014

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... chapel that looked like a ruin from the exterior, but was fully furnished with beautiful icons inside. We joined the swimmers for a dip on our return, paddling out to near the southernmost point in Europe, where we are south of parts of Africa's N coast. Tomorrow, Pam does the ferry and bus thing solo, while Dave hikes Samaria Gorge to the top of Crete from where he hopes to hitch a ride to Chania to reunite with ...

Last Day on Crete

A travel blog entry by clittle419 on Jul 06, 2014

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This morning we set off for a little beach just outside Chania for a few hours of relaxation before a late lunch at Johnny's aunt's house. Lunch was in the village, and again under a beautiful canopy of grape vines that kept you very cool and comfortable. On the menu was an octopus casserole type dish with olives and a slight BBQ flavored sauce, some grilled octopus, ...

Rethymno

A travel blog entry by clittle419 on Jul 05, 2014

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We got up at a leisurely pace again this morning and set off back towards Chania driving west along the northern coast. We stopped at Rethymno which has an old Venetian section and port a lot like Chania. We at lunch facing the old harbor, but were all a little disappointed at the meal. Nothing bad just not what we've gotten accustomed too. And poor service. After not being able to find a hotel ...

Samaria Gorge

A travel blog entry by clittle419 on Jun 30, 2014

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... drastically. It took us about 6 hours which seemed like an eternity. If I don't see another rock to step over anytime soon I'll be happy. At the end of the trail as we exited the national park there was a shop selling water and freshly squeezed orange juice. They could've charged 20€ and we would've happily paid it. There was also a bus that took you last 2km to the ...

First Day in Chania

A travel blog entry by clittle419 on Jun 28, 2014

1 comment, 13 photos

... past some of the old Venetian fortifications dating back to the 1500's, and then around the harbor itself along the sea wall to the lighthouse. Most of the old city dates back to the Venetians which arrived several hundred years before that. All the streets are very narrow, winding alleys Lunch was in an old Venentian building that has been hollowed out with no roof so it feels inside but your really ...

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This hotel, located on Plaka Apokoronou, Plaka, is near Archaeological Museum.
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