- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... was built to lock the Minotaur in. Today there is just some stones and other pieces of rubble but from what I imagined I think the palace would be really impressive especially for something that was built 4000 years ago. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in the 1900's found it and tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it a lot wrong. At the villa we packed our bags because we are leaving ...
... Minotaur in. Today there isn't too much left of the palace. There are some parts of the palace still standing though, and, from what I saw, I think the palace would be really impressive. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in 1900 had started to excavate the ruins but he tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it wrong. Then we went back to the villa and packed our bags ready to leave ...
Up and out for breakfast at Agora: potato and greens omelette, grilled mushrooms, fresh fruit and fresh orange juice. Great breakfast given we were worried we wouldn't find anything other than pastries. Walked to Laura Ashley to but blue and white tiles. Then home to finish packing. Minolas came just before 12 so chatted to ...
... did come across one courtyard cluster of buildings and shade providing trees which was exactly how I had pictured Crete, based on the various WW2 movies I'd seen set here over the years. Today it was busy with school kids playing some very energetic soccer!
After dinner of a Cretan plate, I headed off to one of the two cinemas in town, which turned out to be an Odeon, the UK chain, at a fairly ...
... city is surrounded by a 4.5 km medieval wall, built by the Venetions, parts of which we walked along during our sightseeing. There are 2 museums in Heraklion , one is the Archeological Museum which was partly closed - due to renovations! The other is the historical museum which could have been interesting but we didn't have time for that. We enjoyed Heraklion which was quite different to Athens, because of the large Venetian influence.