Hotel Marina Sands
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- On the beach
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Concierge desk
- Business center
- Valet parking
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Travel Blogs from Chania
... on Crete. It's a brief reprieve to what's coming. What stands between us and the sea is a 12%25 grade of maybe 30 switchbacks that wind their way all the way to, ***** ass Fackeon. It's a view to die for and if you're not careful you might. The Cretans are known for their rebelliousness and "don't give a ****" attitude. And we've hit the end of tourist season so it feels that way. There are beaches and restaurants and water taxis and bakeries but if ...
... late than never. Next we drove to the fort that we had seen from above. Back in the car and Pantelis continued with his mythology and history discussion. We were on our way to a church where there was a “fox” that was somehow involved with the chicken. Kathy confirmed “fox”, and on we went. Once we arrived, it turns out the “fox” was indeed “fossil”. This evidently proving that there was, ...
This morning we woke up in Chania, Crete. We had been to Crete some years ago but were on the other side of the island. It was OK then but it was nothing to rave about. Today's experience was completely different. I doubt there is a more charming and beautiful place on earth. Chania overlooks the Aegean Sea against a stunning mountain backdrop. We had no tour planned for the day. So we just walked around and got lost in the ...
... like to know about hiking in Albania and we wanted more information on cycling in Ireland so we exchanged email addresses. Our bus was in Sougia when we arrived and we spent the next hour or so driving over several mountain ranges on some of the tightest switchback roads that we have ever been on. It was dark when we got back to our hotel and we were tired. A quick dinner of very good mezes and we headed for ...
... lots of tourists.
Day 2 we booked our trip to the Samaria Gorge. The Samaria Gorge is a very full day adventure which deserved it's very own post.
Day 3 was a quiet one. After our day down the Samaria Gorge we creaked down to breakfast and then went beach exploring. We headed out to Stavros Beach where Zorba the Greek was filmed directed by and starring Anthony Quinn. It was an interesting movie but the place is even ...