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Rethymnon Old Town

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Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece

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Very picturesque

Plenty of things to see and do .the fort on the hill is worth a visit ,plenty of eateries and many shops of all manner of goods.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Plenty of things to see and do .the fort on the hill is worth a visit ,plenty of eateries and many shops of all manner of goods.

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Nieu-Bethesda, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Great to walk around the harbor and old town. Loved the little alleys. Delicious ice-creams and great shops. Watch out for the bicycles- the locals charge around the streets. Many many restaurants to choose from. Certainly worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Could quite easily spend the whole day there! You think you have seen all there is to see & then another little ally that you haven't been down & you start all over again.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We have explored the old town twice in one week and cant believe have beautiful it is..the narrow streets lead you to fantastic out of the way hotels,courtyard cafes and restaurants,you will want to try them all!!,it is a must see place and well worth a visit!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Lovely streets packed full of kicky knacky tourist gifts. Shop around, as gifts like Olive Wood salad tongs can cost €5 in one shop, then €15 only one street away!

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Townville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

The town is small and friendly. Almost like a smaller version of Chania. There is a nice fountain, good yogurt stands and narrow pedestrian streets for strolling.

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Woking, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

What a surprise this was. A beautiful old town that has a terrific shopping experience, is safe to walk around in any time of day or night and has some of the warmest and kindest people I have yet met on my travels. I would personally highly recommend it.

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Brit in France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

What I love about this place is the Venetian heritage. The narrow streets, the old palazzinos. The Rimondi fountain, etc. It really feels like Venice, but on a much smaller scale, and of course without the canals.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Terrific service, warm & friendly staff. Very good rooms. Close to museums & good quality restaurants, tasty Cretan cuisine. Wonderful people.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Plentiful of good restaurants and shops in a quaint location. The harbour area is a good location for dinner.

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