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Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece

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Packed with landmarks, coming from the past of the town, along with souvenir shops, taverns and a few traditional pastry shops. Down to earth prices and exceptionally high quality... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Packed with landmarks, coming from the past of the town, along with souvenir shops, taverns and a few traditional pastry shops. Down to earth prices and exceptionally high quality rule the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Lots of fun little shops, some more touristy than others, with a beautiful atmosphere and quaint buildings. Some good food to be had and very friendly service everywhere!

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Galveston, Texas, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

This beautiful old area was built by the Venetians when they occupied Crete and looks similar to Venice. Many wonderful restaurants, small shops, boutique hotels and all of it is on the water. Don't miss visiting Fortezza, the old Venetian fort that was later occupied by the Turks. It is on the sea with stunning views and freesh sea breezes.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Lots of friendly restaurants,all within a few metres of each other.We tried several,and the food was fresh and well cooked.You can smoke outside as well,which may or may not be a bonus.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

The Old Town has so much character. It is fascinating to wander around. The old harbour is great with the Old Town built around it. There are many cafes and restaurants to choose from.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Nice lively atmosphere even early in the season because this is a student town. Plenty of quaint tavernas and bars. Make sure you see the old port and the castle.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

What a great time!!! Streets, walls, and ground speak the history and great events this little town lived through centuries! Great restaurants, just pick any and you won't regret it! We enjoyed our five day stay, we adventured to see the surroundings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Its was amazing city. So romantic. The sea site was like a dream!!!!!! We absolutely like to go again for sure!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

walking along and across and stroll all day long will give you relaxation and stimulation at the same time

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

Great place by day and night. Beautiful with great shops and restaurants. People very friendly. One warning do not get a henna tattoo, most people had allergic reactions to them.

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