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Fisika

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A true treasure!

We visited this charming shop on a tour of Crete. These lovely ladies are truly knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
MACash35
1rst soap factory in Crete - WOW

One of the best recommendations trip advisor ever gave me! Visited this little treasure in Gerani... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
Filippos S
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How is soap made? Why choose a natural face cream instead of a commercial one? To find out, meet us in our family workshop, named FISIKA, located at Gerani's beachfront street, where we make 100% natural, handmade vegan soap & vegetarian skin creams...more
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Reviewed August 8, 2019

We visited this charming shop on a tour of Crete. These lovely ladies are truly knowledgeable and loved sharing their family passion and skills. It was one of my favorite stops in all of Greece!More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MACash35
Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2019

Oh my! MACash35 you make us blush! It was definitely our goal to impress you but didn't expect being your favorite in the whole country! Now we feel so proud! Thank you so much for everything, your visit and joyful company and this heart warming...More

Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

This small natural soap and body products lies just outside Chania. They hand make their products based on family knowledge and history. We went with a group tour so we got a whole presentation from one of the principle owners. She speaks perfect English so...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

Hello RickR727, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! It's true, our small factory was created with the love and knowledge of our family, thank you for pointing that out! We're glad you enjoyed the tour, we are great entertainers,...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

One of the best recommendations trip advisor ever gave me! Visited this little treasure in Gerani while I was on vacation with my family! My wife was totally amazed by the quality of the products made by this local family for over a decade! My...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Filippos S
Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2019

Hello Filippos S! Thank you so much for this wonderful review! Indeed, we are proud to say that we are the 1st established cosmetics factory of its kind in Crete! We are so glad you and your family enjoyed your visit and had such a...More

Reviewed June 27, 2019

Visited this lovely family-owned shop on May 31 during a tour of Crete. It was delightful!! The owners (Filio, Voula, & Maria) were so friendly and they treated the group like personal friends. The presentation given by Filio (the witch) was soooo entertaining and informative....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2019

Hello Dazzlindiva! What a dazzling review!!!! :) Thank you so much for taking the time to write in detail about your visit here! We're so glad you liked it. It's true, our soap witch loves to talk about natural products and her making techniques; in...More

Reviewed June 17, 2019

This is such a cool place! It is family run by charming people who make all types of skin products...face creams, soaps, etc type things. The lavender plants are behind the building! I first stopped her as part of a cruise ship excursion...was impressed with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Croquetgal
Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

Hello Croquetgal! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're so glad you liked our place and our products. It's true and we will actually be expanding our garden this spring, with more lavender (we love it!), more...More

Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

Family owned facility with great skin and hair products! Bought several products both soaps and creams. Love the products and the whole experience!More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2019

Hello Linda_N_JoAnn! Thank you so much for your high score! We're so glad you enjoyed your purchases and your stay here :) Stay in touch if you wish on Facebook or Instagram @fisikashop Looking forward to seeing you again, Filio & Voula & Maria the...More

Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

We came here as part of our tour of Crete and were so pleased. The products are as lovely as the owner and her family who help run the factory and shop. We enjoyed learning about the ingredients they use and the gentle, natural products...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Hello 263kristinec! Thank you so much for writing such a kind review! It was so lovely to have you here and show you around our factory! Let us know if you need any help with your online shopping. Maria will be happy to hear about...More

Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

We stumbled accidentally upon the wonderful soap factory; after we made a wrong turn, while following our Sat Nav. It was magical & smelt like heaven. The products are divine. Maria took the time to explain how soap is made, and all about her family...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Hello ladies!!! Thank you so much for this splendid review! Maria was greatly moved by your words! (smiles & happy tears) You came indeed accidentally to the shop but so so enthusiastically stayed in to meet and chat with us! Your smiling eyes, your devoted...More

Reviewed February 13, 2019

Today we visited with a big group this family run business and got a brilliant introduction in the shop’s all natural products (massage oils, creams, soaps). The two sisters made us feel very welcome and Filio gave an entertaining and informative talk on the production...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2019

Hello Mirka0809! So kind of you to write about your visit! Thank you so much for joining us, with your group friends, it was a fun experience for us too! Would love to have you back in the shop, feel free to come by anytime!...More

Reviewed November 7, 2018

Recommended by our hosts, we stopped by to get some presents from the nice, clean shop where the owner, a perfect english-speaking lady, offers organic homemade soaps, skin and facial creams, present boxes and accessoires. Workshops for soapmaking are also offered, but we didn't try...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kahanni
Fisikashop, Owner at Fisika, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Hello Kahanni! Thank you so much for trusting your hosts and giving our place a try! It was really good to have you here. Next time we will do a soap making class together if you wish! Until then, we can stay in touch on...More

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