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Travel Blogs from Crete
... the city with my family.
... even though it was very hot. I took a shower in the morning in a very tight little bathroom. We departed the ferry at 6:30 AM when we docked. Our driver picked us up and took us to breakfast here in Crete. We ordered Greek coffee which tastes like sweet dirt. The grounds are still very much so in it, but it was very strong and gave us a good buzz for the day! you get used to it. I had a crepe with bananas and nutella. Really good! We had wifi too! There are ...
Weather has been perfect every day with with daytime temperatures in the mid 20s and calm seas. Wifi driving me nuts is the only complaint I could possibly have.
Sunday 11 May Monemvassia and Kythera: Spot on time for a 7.30am docking at Monemvassia, I'll let the phtos do the talking.
Monday 12 May, Rethymno Crete
Docked early and after breakfast set off an adventure with Becky and Harold to explore the capital, Rethymno. We easily found a bank for ...
... Greek archaeological sites. The Venetian fortress of the city is unique and worth a visit on its own at any time of day or night. You should not miss walking at the small narrow streets of the old town. Near Heraklion you will find many beautiful beaches to cool off in summertime, while there are various good options available for your entertainment as well. The local cuisine is famous across the world! You should trust Cretans on this !!
... shortly thereafter to be with their daughter awaiting surgery at the hospital in Sitia. Five apartments, four studios, and it is all ours. Our hosts will be back in two days. Pretty amazing. Especially when that African full moon came in and shone down on us. Pure magic. We spent one day wandering the town and the beach and the next day exploring the southeast ...
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Aghia Pelagia, Agia Pelagia | 5 star hotelfrom $257
PO Box 9 (Platanias), Chania | 3 star hotelfrom $63
- More like a 3 star
- Animation team
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Limin , Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Limenas Hersonissou, Hersonissos | 5 star hotelfrom $156
- Loved it, brilliant!
- Lovely Complex
- Poor Restaurant
Elounda Bay, Elounda | 4 star hotelfrom $235
- Simply marvellous
- Champagne for breakfast, stunning views and sweets on your pillow
Ag. Ioannis Street, Stalís | 4 star hotelfrom $113
Adellanos Cambos, Adelianos Kambos | 5 star hotelfrom $206
- Excellent hotel
- Highly recommended
- Loved this trip
Sissi Lassithiou, Sissi | 5 star hotelfrom $149
Elounda Lasithiou, Elounda | 5 star hotelfrom $398
- Can be wonderful, can be bad as well
Limenas Chersonisou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- A realistic review...
- Great holiday
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1 Dedalou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $77
1A Malikouti Str. , Heraklion | 4 star hotelfrom $189
Mononaftis Area, Agia Pelagia | 4 star hotelfrom $142
52 S. Venizelou Ave., Rethymnon | 4 star hotelfrom $178
- Not quite perfect
- Friendly staff
Anissaras beach, Hersonissos | 5 star hotelfrom $113
Kato Daratso | 4 star hotelfrom $121
Gouves | Hotelfrom $45
Akti Koundourou , Agios Nikolaos | 5 star hotelfrom $92
PO Box GR, Malia | 4 star hotelfrom $199
Rethymnon, Platanés | 5 star hotelfrom $316
Aghia Marina Beach, Agia Marina | 4 star hotelfrom $118
2 Igias Str, Heraklion | 4 star hotelfrom $128
75 Dimokratias Avenue, Heraklion | 5 star hotelfrom $122
M. Portaliou 26, Rethymnon | 4 star hotelfrom $119
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- Great hotel
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