Ormos View

Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in Rethymnon, is near Spinalonga (Kalydon), The Venetian Fortezza, and Historical and Folk Art Museum of Rethymnon.
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Travel Blogs from Rethymnon

Day 173

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 22, 2015

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... look. As we parked an old man aged 86 came to greet us, he spoke very good English and seemed genuinely pleased to meet us. The cemetery was quite large, it was very noticeable that a good percentage of the graves were for 'Unknown Soldier' very sad. We still had a few hours to kill so we walked around Souda, a run down sort of place with a quay side factory that makes animal feed from grain, it gives off a strange smell, a toasted grainy alcoholic smell, it's ...

Day 171

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 19, 2015

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We were up early as planned and at the palace before anyone else, in fact we had to wait several minutes to pay the entrance fee. There was a guide who kept pestering us to pay him 'not much money, just 20€ that's only 10€ each' he told us 'without a guide we would miss 90% of the site', what rubbish! We set off around the site. The palace built 4000 years ago by the Minoans gives an insight into the ...

Day 157

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Jan 06, 2015

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The day started with a walk along the beach, we stopped to speak to a lady who was chatting to a younger man. They were both British and were interested in our travels. We passed the tavernas of which a couple were open and at the end of the beach where the waves were reaching the top we cut through to the road. We headed back and then had coffee before setting out for Rethymno. We need to top up the Internet and we can only do that at ...

Day149

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Dec 28, 2014

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... did the 1000 mile checks while Catering made use of the oven and baked a fruit cake and made a venison casserole, enough for two days.
After lunch we updated the blogs and photographs, sent some emails to friends that had written to us over Christmas and then continued our research for our Spring travel plans.
We have enjoyed our week in the Villa, the ...

Day 148

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher on Dec 27, 2014

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... don't seem to have shepherds with them, so we presume that they don't have any predators here. The road was Tarmac, but in places there were shrubs growing out of it, large pot holes and a lot of rocks and that had either fallen in landslides or washed onto the road in the recent storms. We climbed up to 1200 metres before winding back down. Luckily on the narrower up hill we ...