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... shame about the food - but to be fair breakfast is good. Sunday and a lazy day - swimming and walking to more forts. It rained heavily this afternoon just enough to cool things down. Loutro is a typical white and blue village shoehorned into a small bay - no roads! Monday - we left early to walk to Chora Sfakion to beat the heat - but ...
... Col (1780 metres) to test our legs ready for tomorrow. Very ************* loose stones - but the path is well marked - this is the E4 which links up through Spain and France. This is the first real mountain test for my knee - it holds up well. But I let Paul go up to the Col. It is not the ascent but the decent! Using two walking poles have made a huge difference. The views down into the Samaria ...
Today when I walked past a €6.50 Pizza because it was too expensive, I realised that Nathan and I have become true Australian backpackers. Not only that, but after 22 years of using top of the rang hair care products, I am now using a two in one shampoo and conditioner which also doubles as my body-wash and occasionally as washing detergent too. I am realising that a lot of what I considered to be a 'need' item in the past, was really a 'want'. It ...
Today we went on a hike that was suggested by the hostel owner. We joined another Australian man and English girl to do the hike with. The hike started walking up beside a small river until we reached an old mill. At the mill we found a cactus plant that was growing a strange looking fruit that we had seen being sold at the markets. We decided to pick the fruit from the tree and try it for free. What we didn't know that the fruit had a very clever self ...
We got up and headed to the bus station to take a bus to Plakius, where we will be staying for the next few nights. The hostel was great. It had a very relaxed atmosphere, will chilled music and hammocks swinging under green trees. It is definitely one of the nicer hostels that we have been to so far and we are only spending €10 per night here. From the hostel it is only a ...
Other places to stay in Crete
Limin Hersonissou, Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $205
Aghia Pelagia, Agia Pelagia | 5 star hotelfrom $193
PO Box 9 (Platanias), Chania | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- More like a 3 star
- Animation team
Limenas Chersonisou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Limin , Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Limenas Hersonissou, Hersonissos | 5 star hotelfrom $114
- Loved it, brilliant!
- Lovely Complex
- Poor Restaurant
Elounda Bay, Elounda | 4 star hotelfrom $269
- Simply marvellous
- Champagne for breakfast, stunning views and sweets on your pillow
Ag. Ioannis Street, Stalís | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Adellanos Cambos, Adelianos Kambos | 5 star hotelfrom $126
- Excellent hotel
- Highly recommended
- Loved this trip
Sissi Lassithiou, Sissi | 5 star hotelfrom $91
Elounda Lasithiou, Elounda | 5 star hotelfrom $353
- Can be wonderful, can be bad as well
Limenas Chersonisou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- A realistic review...
- Great holiday
- Never again
1 Dedalou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $50
1A Malikouti Str. , Heraklion | 4 star hotelfrom $153
Mononaftis Area, Agia Pelagia | 4 star hotelfrom $116
52 S. Venizelou Ave., Rethymnon | 4 star hotelfrom $99
- Not quite perfect
- Friendly staff
Anissaras beach, Hersonissos | 5 star hotelfrom $112
Kato Daratso | 4 star hotelfrom $104
Gouves | Hotelfrom $45
Akti Koundourou , Agios Nikolaos | 5 star hotelfrom $67
PO Box GR, Malia | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Rethymnon, Platanés | 5 star hotelfrom $116
Aghia Marina Beach, Agia Marina | 4 star hotelfrom $77
2 Igias Str, Heraklion | 4 star hotelfrom $132
75 Dimokratias Avenue, Heraklion | 5 star hotelfrom $96
M. Portaliou 26, Rethymnon | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Fabulous Hotel Great Holiday
- Great hotel
- Loved Theartemis, Rethymnon