Hotel Kalafatakis

Address: Platania, Platanias, Crete, 730 14, Greece | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Platania, Platanias, is near Psaromoura Beach.
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Travel Blogs from Platanias

Day 173

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 22, 2015

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... on the beach, more swimmers came and went, I tried the toe test! It feels far too cold for swimming, just a paddle was enough! The beach cafes are open and the one closest to us has a group of Brits enjoying the sun and coffee. Eventually a few clouds bubbled up and we took our chairs iver to Dream Catcher and had lunch, , after we drove to the port at Souda to buy our ferry tickets. The 'Old Druid' had told us about the British war graves at Souda, we went to ...

Day 172

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 20, 2015

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... surrounded by three sandy coves and a lot of sports centres, tennis, beach volleyball, five a side football etc. we thought about staying there, but the toilets were closed up and we need to empty ours! We set off for the next campsite, about twenty five kilometres away, before we got there the National Road was closed, we took the detour and then some narrow roads around the olive groves ...

Day 171

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 19, 2015

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... potato wedges and sliced radishes, with our ordered shandy s, came a small carafe of raki and 2 shot glasses. The main course- Les had the spit roast lamb and I chose lamb cooked in a sauce, a local speciality. We both chose Greek salads to accompany them. We were very full and unable to finish the salads, after enjoying chatting, a couple of hours had passed, we asked for the bill, but first the owner bought ...

Day 155

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 03, 2015

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... fallen rocks. Most of the mountain roads don't have any barriers, I'm glad Les is on the edge of the road and I feel much safer in the middle. Everywhere there are nets out under the olive trees to catch the ones that fall off in the wind. The trees that overhang the roads have nets sometimes as much a 3or 4 feet into the road, held down with large rocks. Most nets are black and blend in to the landscape, but occasionally there will ...

Day 154

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 02, 2015

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... up to the fortress, passing the church which had a very ornate gateway with a clock and bell built in it. We explored the ruins and walked across the headland the views of both sides of the town were good from here and we could see the fresh snow on the mountain tops. It was very windy and the gusts buffeted us about. We walked back down and on to the sea front, the waves were pounding over the sea defences on to the road, we stopped to take some pictures, ...