Hotel Kalafatakis

Address: Platania, Platanias, Crete, 730 14, Greece | Hotel
 
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This hotel, located on Platania, Platanias, is near Psaromoura Beach.
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Travel Blogs from Platanias

TAKE A CHANCE WITH CHANIA

A travel blog entry by mek1 on Oct 15, 2014

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CHANIA, CRETE, OCTOBER 15, 2014

Today we are in Chania, Crete (pronounced HAN IA). This port city is on the western coast of Crete. It was founded in the 3 century BC.. It has been occupied by many ethnic groups over the years but it has always been Greek with the Greek language. Crete is the largest of the Greek Isles. There are over 35 million ...

So 34...not so bad!

A travel blog entry by krister80 on Sep 29, 2014

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... village - it doesn't get more organic than that.  I ended up sitting with a couple from Cypress because there was no room.  Although we didn't speak much, they didn't know much English and I know no Armenian, they did share their food and I finally tried goat - and it was so tender and so juicy.  They also had a tomato, zucchini and pepper stuffed with risotto, cheese and herbs, drenched in olive oil.  I had baked zucchini, eggplant and potatoes with cheese ...

Eat, Pray, Love...or just eat!

A travel blog entry by krister80 on Sep 28, 2014

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... dessert and booze at the end.  The first night was the freshest green grapes with Raki.  The second night was coconut pound cake and Raki.  Raki is part of Cretan culture,  It is 37%25 alcohol and comes from grapes after crushing them.  It is stiff!  Couple that with a sweet dessert! Yummy.  Of course a few hours later, I had to follow it with real dessert - pistachio and vanilla gelato. Then onto today.  It has been another fabulous ...

Tour the City - Chania

A travel blog entry by krister80 on Sep 27, 2014

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... Kalitsounia, essentially a spinach and cheese hand pie.  Apparently these cats are not vegetarians as he was more interested in the German man next to me that threw him some fish.   I did spend some time outside of the tourist area, walking through the city.  Every inch of space is covered by some structure and that structure goes up.  Apartment buildings, cafes, clothing stores, restaurants - all crammed in and ...

Sail away from Venice

A travel blog entry by caz88 on Sep 26, 2014

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We received a special invitation to a sail away party with the senior officers on the Helipad cruising out of Venice. Spectacular scenery accompanied by champagne for a select few. We felt very special! Our boat towered over all of Venice and it was just magical to see all the old buildings, bridges and ...