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Old Venetian Harbor

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Address: Akti Tompazi, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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A perfect way to end a stall in the old city. Many cafe's and restaurants just to sit back, relax and enjoy the view

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Ashdod, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

A perfect way to end a stall in the old city. Many cafe's and restaurants just to sit back, relax and enjoy the view

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Venice remains the only place to have taken my breath away on first spying it, but this tight harbour also brought a smile to my face with its quaintly painted hotel and restaurant facades tumbling down to the hubbub of the harbour front. Good shopping and restaurants just streets back from it.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Picturesque but noisy. The place is full of money grabbing shop owners, if you deal with them and the other tourist you will enjoy the view

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

There are two halves to this stunning harbour, both of which are very beautiful but one of which is far busier and more touristy that the other. The restaurant barkers can sometimes be a bit exhausting. We felt a bitt sorry for the horses drawing the tourist carriages, which are probably far more romantic for the tourists than for the... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Great location with outstanding old buildings and an ideal place to watch the sunset whilst enjoying harbour side food and drink in many of the restaurants and taverns.Very busy but still relaxing. Lots of individual boutique shops as well as the more touristy stuff. A laid back evening crowd milling about everywhere, not rowdy and lots of small groups, couples... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This place was very pretty, The buildings are old and give it charm. We had gone at night time and it was crowded and there are a bunch of businesses that are trying to get you to eat at their restaurant. Its a pretty sight and is good for walking around for an hour or so.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We walked around the harbour in the late afternoon - good opportunity to see the Venetian Waterfront. After Supper we re-traced our steps at around 8.30. WOW! did this place really come alive! Restaurants all seemed overflowing with people having a good time.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Have a sunset stroll around here then start meandering through all the restaurants overlooking the port. Good evening out.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

great place to go and sit and people watch and walk around and get a feel of the lovely old harbor. Lots of restaurants and tourist shops

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Whitehead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Beautiful Harbour, great selection of restaurants and tourist shops. Highly recommend a boat trip with Captain Nic!

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