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Rethymnon Old Town

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Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
Phone Number: 306949309763
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A blend of cultures

Rethymnon is a city with a history. Three cultural influences are invoved in its cityscape. The first is Venetian, the second Turkish and the third, modern Greek. It is amazing to... read more

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rethymnon is a city with a history. Three cultural influences are invoved in its cityscape. The first is Venetian, the second Turkish and the third, modern Greek. It is amazing to think that Crete only was reunited with Greece a little over 100 years ago, 1913 in fact. It, like Chania is a walker's town. It's harbour is much larger... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited Rethymnon for the day while staying in nearby Georgioupolis.Got the bus which was really easy and inexpensive at €3.30 fare each way. Rethymnon is just lovely,tiny little streets crammed with beautiful shops,hotels and restaurants side by side with residential properties. I was very pleased to have made the trip to see original greek architecture.

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Vathi, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice place,with some tourkish buildings,like a mosque and venetian buildings(krini Rimondi).Many good restaurants with traditional food.Easy walking. You need a hut and comfortable shoes.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely old town to visit at night, becomes pedestrianised at night safe to walk around and soak up atmosphere,plenty places to eat ,drink and shop.

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Oslo, Norway
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our first time in Rethymnon and we just love the Old Town. It has everything you need and with the narrow streets and charming slips it is just beautifull. Wery cozy and with so many shop that you can make a bargain. Not impressed with the rest of the city, rather dirty and not well kept. But the Old Town... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lots of shops and place to eat taxis are cheap bus tours are very nice to see ore on hot days. Locals very polite

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent two trips there & found it excellent, lovely streets & nice restaurants, will def return to this area & stay closer next time

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Holon, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were very pleasantly surprised with how beautiful this city is, the old town has a lovely sea-side walk, many restaurants and shops. When you get closer to city center, you can admire the landscape and old town and beautiful narrow passages.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of my favourite town in Greece. Need to walk if you are took a place outside of the old town, but maximum of 25-30 min walk which is nice, near the beach. The old town is fantastic, with good restaurants and bars as well.

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South West England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My first time here and I thought it was such a friendly and beautiful place. The people could not do enough for you and there is lots to admire. I recommend a good walk around the old town, lots of different shops and tavernas. The harbour is lovely just watch the prices from restaurants as you will pay for the... More 

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