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... another track but with the same scenario. However we saw the sign for the Agia Irini Gorge, we thought that we would walk up the gorge tomorrow.
We returned to Dream Catcher, we had been out a couple of hours and the sun had gone leaving the valley chilly as the wind blew down off the snow.
We don't have any Internet at the moment so we prepared the blog and chose which photographs we would use before we had tea. We then read for a ...
After a very stormy night with thunder endlessly rattling around the mountains we awoke to continuing wind and rain. We hadn't set the alarm so we had a late start. House keeping did some washing as there is somewhere undercover to hang it and with this wind it should dry. Next we took advantage of the free wifi and caught up with new year messages and the blog, we sat inside the cafe and chatted to the German man who has a camper parked here. He comes here with ...
It,a very wet and windy again this morning. We set off to drive across to the south coast. As we left the beach area the track had become very rutted with the rain water flooding down it, it made us wonder how the Austrians were going to get up it in their camper. As we climbed up into the mountains there were a lot rock falls across the road we picked our was around them and in another spot there was a large branch that had broken off a tree, we managed to squeeze past it. Further on ...
We got up at 4:30 to catch the bus from the nearby village of Kolimbari at 5:15. We had prepared a packed lunch the night before, so we had a quick breakfast and arrived at the bus stop in good time. While we were waiting we met a German couple from Hamburg who were also doing the walk and exchanged pleasantries in German (except Dave). The bus went along the old coast road, picking up people along the way, then more people from little side streets of Chania, so by the time ...
What an amazing way to start a new year. Today is my 34th birthday and I spent the day traveling through the Crete Mountains by bus. I saw all of the mountain side villages, visited a cave, spent time at the 17th most beautiful beach in the world and ate authentic organic Greek food in a little village. I met people from Cyprus, Australia and Ireland. And received a special birthday treat to finish my incredible stay in Crete. I started early in the morning (by ...
Other places to stay in Crete
Port of Hersonissos, Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $258
\N, Agia Pelagia | 5 star hotelfrom $257
PO Box 9 (Platanias), Chania | 3 star hotelfrom $63
- More like a 3 star
- Animation team
\N, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $117
El. Venizelou 193, 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
\N, Stalís | 4 star hotelfrom $113
\N, Adelianos Kambos | 5 star hotelfrom $206
- Excellent hotel
- Highly recommended
- Loved this trip
Lasithiou, Sissi | 5 star hotelfrom $149
\N, Elounda | 5 star hotelfrom $398
- Can be wonderful, can be bad as well
1 Dedaloustreet, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $77
\N, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- A realistic review...
- Great holiday
- Never again
PO BOX 2007, N.Stadion, 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
Eleftheriou Venizelou, 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
\N, Platanés | 5 star hotelfrom $316
2 Ygias Str, Heraklion | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Aghia Marina Beach, Agia Marina | 4 star hotelfrom $118
75 Dimokratias Avenue, Heraklion | 5 star hotelfrom $122
M. Portaliou 26, Rethymnon | 4 star hotelfrom $119
- Fabulous Hotel Great Holiday
- Great hotel
- Loved Theartemis, Rethymnon