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Mandali

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Mandali in Kournas. A place of Inspiration .

Mandali is created from a a visionary woman. Barbara Vrij. She has had the courage to start as a... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2017
Susse Marianna S
A colorful local souvenir shop

Mandali is owned by a couple from the Netherlands who moved to Kournas village. They have a nice... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
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In the shop Mandali you will find the (fair trade) local products from the village Kournas ( olive oil, honey, raki, raki with coffee, with honey and with lemon, wine and herbs) and some special gifts: art, gift cards, painted pebbles, ceraamics...more
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Street from Georgioupolis to Episkopi | Village Square, Kournas, Apokoronas, Crete 73007, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were nicely welcomed in the shop by the owner Barbara. In her shop you can find many local and fair trade products as olive oil, honey, raki and also gift cards and arts. It was a nice place to go during our stay in...More

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Barbarakia123, Owner at Mandali, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, Souraya. It was a pleasure to meet you at Mandali. I hope you enjoyed your stay in Kournas. Best regards, Barbara

Reviewed May 15, 2017

Mandali is created from a a visionary woman. Barbara Vrij. She has had the courage to start as a entrepreneur on Crete and she managed to create a shop and space for sharing storries and knowledge of what Crete has to offer. She has involved...More

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Barbarakia1, Owner at Mandali, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Thank you for your positive feedback. It is a pleasure reading that my ideas and activities are rewarded and this make me feel grateful and gives me strength to move on. Warm greetings, Barbara

Reviewed October 24, 2016

Mandali is owned by a couple from the Netherlands who moved to Kournas village. They have a nice table outside the store with paints, markers, crayons and papers for kids or anyone who wishes to be creative while parents shop at the store. The products...More

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Barbarakia123, Owner at Mandali, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! It is so nice when parents and children are having a good time at Mandali and in Kournas village. Warm greetings, Barbara

Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Very nice shop with a very nice lady. Thee Amsterdamgood cookies are lovely, And beautifall local products in the shop. You must have been there whene you'r on Crete

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Reviewed August 1, 2016

This is a wonderful shop where you can taste local produce and buy great souvenirs. The olive oil is delicious and we bought some fantastic homemade olive oil and beeswax lotion that soothed my sons irritated skin. The staff are so friendly and the views...More

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Barbarakia123, Owner at Mandali, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2017

Thank you for your nice review. I am glad you liked the local products and good to read that the beeswax balm helped your son. Sunny greetings from Kournas, Barbara

Reviewed July 20, 2016

Was very surprised a fresh shop new style, maybe the best on Crete. Only local products from the village. The owner Barbara fluendly in many languages helped us with lots of information about the area ! Bought some detailed maps. Hospitallity is very high and...More

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Barbarakia123, Owner at Mandali, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2017

Thank you for your positive review. It is always nice to give our customers good information for a lovely holiday in the area. I love it here on Crete and hope many others will also! Happy greetings, Barbara

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