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Rethymnon Old Town

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Address: Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
Phone Number: 306949309763
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This is definitely a unique Old Town. Though, there is a number of suggestions to better experience this area. Try to start from Nomarchia Square at the western side of the Old... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is definitely a unique Old Town. Though, there is a number of suggestions to better experience this area. Try to start from Nomarchia Square at the western side of the Old Town. The little streets toward Kyria ton Agelon church are more representative of the past, than the more touristic northern part. Check out Veneto Boutique Hotel, as it... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying in Rethymnon I went for a walk through the town with a friend. Unfortunately as it was later in the evening many of the shops were closed however I recommend going for a stroll through the streets and taking in the architecture and the buildings. It makes for a very peaceful walk and the views are amazing. Highly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking around the old city of Rethymno is by itself an experience worth taking. Every little alley, every turn is a mystery as surprising places are sightseeing popping out of nowhere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here is the place to meet with daily greek small-city life. Perfect for those who want to meet and chat with ordinary working Kretans.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The architecture of past along with the summer colours of the present combined in an extremely attractive way and as the flowers were jutting out of the ruins a thought that Aretousa might be playing hide and seek amazed me. The narrow streets, the sharp angles and the carved monuments all required a position in memories, as little stores were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Old town combines classic and modern. Very long beach road and the little streets of the Old town that make it nice to walk there. Probably the best city of Crete. Many options that vary from quality restaurants and taverns to tasty fast food. Night Life for all tastes.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best thing is to just stroll along and see where it takes you. Small shops where you can find the most unusual things. A relaxed athmosphere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just let yourself go in town and take your time to stroll the streets and explore the restaurants, cafes and shops.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rethymnon has a beautiful and historic old town which is easy to walk around. Market day is Thursday and this is well worth a visit as is really buzzing. Take a stroll around the lovely venetian harbour or the many lane ways of shops and restaurants.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rethymno is a beautiful and clean city with polite residents. The old town is charming. This is one hour away from the airport.

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