Kastro Beach Apartments
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Aegean Airlines flight to Heraklion late leaving but made up a bit of time. Collected our hire car then drove to Rethymnon - about 90 mins. Room 111 at Rimondi Boutique Hotel was on the top floor, lots of stairs to access but spacious & private. Met up with David & Sue about 3:30 & had a few drinks, watched their Seabourn ship depart then we walked around the old town a little before having a nice seafood dinner at one of the many cafes lining the old Venetian ...
... an old Village and ate lunch.
Every day we went to our favourite coffee shop, they made really good croissants, then we would either go to the beach or swim in a pool. One day we took a boat tour to Spinalonga. This was the last leper colony in Europe. On our way to the Island we stopped the boat and jumped off the back of the boat into the deep sea. The water was so nice. We ate lunch on the island. People with leprosy were sent to this island to live by ...
On our arrival at our hotel at 3am, we decided to go exploring the area straight away, knowing that there should be a beach not more than 2 minutes away from us. In the darkness it was no surprise we got lost, trying two different directions before finally finding the right way after almost giving up. And when you land on an island as warm ...
... bright colors.....and we walked on the oldest paved road in Europe. Back in town we visited the historical museum. Judging from the glazed look in Dave's eyes and his zombie walk, we need to move on to another part of Crete. And yes, food is fantastic....I have a grilled octopus tentacle with vinegar in ...
... Kazantzakis, author of Zorba the Greek. Worked our way back through the center of Heraklion to what is considered the top archeological museum in Greece. The Minoan artifacts were incredibly beautiful. Surprising to learn that for all their advances, the Greek and Roman civilizations that followed in many ways had art that was cruder than the Minoans who inhabited ...