Travel Blogs from Plakias
We are here for fiftyseven days, back in the same apartment as last year.
Plan to cook in most of the time.
Plan to walk a lot.
We have the best of intentions regarding comsumption of alcohol !!!!
We are in a great place to rest up after a fair bit of running around.
Keep you posted
Fantastic place, its understandable why people return here year after year.
Tired but happy is about the best way to explain how we both felt after our travelling for the past few days/months.
Plakias is a beautiful unspoilt small town on the south coast of Crete looking out onto the Lybian Sea.
It is an ideal place to base yourself for a bout of R&R . It took us two years to find this place and only one- and …
... 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 ...
... its first lot of tourists - some will walk up the Gorge! At about 14.30 the first lot of walks emerge from the Gorge and fill the bars and restaurants until they all leave on the Ferry at 17.30 and then peace decends. Friday - we have a rest day - great swimming from the beach - lovely warm sea. Paul has now gone off to walk to a Fort while I sit in the bar and write this blog! Loutro tomorrow - a coastal ...