Arolithos Traditional Cretan Village
Travel Blogs from Heraklion
... so called throne room, which again had a small queue to get in. The throne room had a nice fresco on the wall. After a good few hours exploring it was time to head back into Herakloin, where I did some wandering before heading to get my ferry to head back to the mainland.
The ferry journey again was nice with a calm sea it was relaxing. On the ferry I just had my dinner then went and had a beer before taking up my seat and had a nice sleep.
We got up at a leisurely pace again this morning and set off back towards Chania driving west along the northern coast. We stopped at Rethymno which has an old Venetian section and port a lot like Chania. We at lunch facing the old harbor, but were all a little disappointed at the meal. Nothing bad just not what we've gotten accustomed too. And poor service. After not being able to find a hotel ...
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After more breakfast with Greek yogurt topped with apricots, cherries, and honey (separately - I got a lot of yogurt - it's delicious) along with Cretan pastries, fruit, and bacon (good but not crispy which wouldn't go hand in hand back home); we took off south through the country side and across the mountains to Matala. Matala was once a hippie haven. It even has an old painted VW bus and a carved tree in the city ...
Let me go back to Santorini for a second. I didn't mean to give the impression that I didn't enjoy it or it wasn't worth going. We had a good time and I would go back. It was just a little letdown when you're expecting something and it's not what you're expecting. And the slow ferry not allowing as much time there added insult to injury as we watched the fast one pass us ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed