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Rethymnon Old Town

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Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece

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the old town had lots of shops and tavern to eat and if you walk behind small back streets you will find the basic taverns were the locals eat food is great and very cheap lots of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

the old town had lots of shops and tavern to eat and if you walk behind small back streets you will find the basic taverns were the locals eat food is great and very cheap lots of bars and clubs its a student town

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redcar england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Lots of narrow streets with many restaurants. Shop around because some serve excellent food at very reasonable prices

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The old town is a lovely area of Rethmynon, lots of great shops and restaurants. Restaurants here are much better value for money than at the harbour area, and the food is great. A prerry area of the town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Well lit, quaint and full of life-Rethymno's Old Town is charming and bustling, even until the late hours of the night! Walking along the harbor is great, however if you want great food at good prices, eat at one of the restaurants within Old Town instead of the water front to save money. Some of the restaurants on the water... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Nice place to walk around and have a look and shop. Also on the hill there is medieval castle which you can go inside and walk around. The streets are narrow with some nice little resturants. Good place to spend the a day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We loved the old town. Bust.ing streets with plenty of shops the quiet streets with plants and birds singing. Go to the museums they are certainly worth. Trip and the fortress is massive. Look out for the less touristy restaurants they are much better than the larger ones. Sit and have a drink or ice cream by the fountain. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I have travelled in Italy and France quite a lot, but I rarely see a historic town that really looks like a trasure trove - every centimeter of old Rethymnon has something unique, be that a large "Captain Hook's green parrot", traditional Cretan musical instruments displayed on the walls of Medieval mansions, or the central park with a real bamboo... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

We were here for one day before taking bus the next day to Chania. I personally favors this over Chania Old Town. The streets are narrower and the view of the old buildings was just fantastic!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

beautiful to walk around at night, lots of little nooks and crannies reminded me of Rhodes town but not as big, but didn't go round the harbour as they pester you for your business too much for me, so just did some retail therapy

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filey north yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The old town is a great place to eat as the tables are in the steet with the roads too narrow to allow traffic.

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Address: Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon

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