Poseidon Hotel

Address: Sof. Venizelou 61, Heraklion, Crete, GR-71307, Greece | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Sof. Venizelou 61, Heraklion, is near Spinalonga (Kalydon), The Venetian Fortezza, and Historical and Folk Art Museum of Rethymnon.
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    A travel blog entry by joshualyon on Nov 20, 2014

    ... 3 feet in diameter at widest point. The ability to make these is perplexing to me. It obviously started on a wheel, but I wonder how it was finished and with what tools. The next interesting thing, is one of the oldest writings that remains unsolved. The writings are on a clay disc, known as Pheastos disc. Both sides are filled, but there are debates as what they mean. It ...


    A travel blog entry by joshualyon on Nov 19, 2014

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    Today, I went on a short hike to the neighboring beach that is only accessible by boat or foot. The beach has red sand which is different. I have now been on brown, white, black and red sanded beaches. Along the cliff of both beaches in Matala, there are caves. At one point they were used as tombs, but now are used by the hippies as homes, both permanently and temporally. They are fairly empty now, but they fill up in the ...


    A travel blog entry by joshualyon on Nov 18, 2014

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    Matala is a small beach town on the southern coast. It has a small beach and has a heavy hippy vibe. The road going into village is painted with several murals, most about peace and love. Bob Marley can be seen throughout and a local has become immortalized with a saying of, "today is life, tomorrow never comes". There are posters with his face and ...

    Happy birthday in Crete

    A travel blog entry by lauraandmikey on Nov 03, 2014

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    ... us. One man sat alone reading a newspaper, others sat in a group outside smoking, drinking coffee, continuously fondling and rotating their worry beads, banter and laughter going on between the tables, greeting newcomers and fare welling others, in between ordering another cup of murky Greek coffee, a beer or a fire water raki or ouzo. One has to wonder what they do in these places what seems to be all day, every day! They seem to have mastered the art of what appears to be just ...

    Rethymnon and our last morning in Chania

    A travel blog entry by davetamara on Oct 04, 2014

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    ... this fell into ruins and was removed, leaving the defensive
    structures and major historical buildings. These buildings are in various stages
    of restoration. The hill has a fine view over the town and harbour. After
    exploring the area, we went down the far side of the hill to a taverna with a
    fine view over ...