Crete for 3 days

Old Jun 1st, 2012, 03:59 AM
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Crete for 3 days

I have 3 spare nights that I may want to stay in Crete. It's a relatively large island.

Where should I exactly stay in Crete to maximise my exposure to ancient Minoan relics/ruins and yet also have superb beachside relaxation and also see some naturally beautiful areas.

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Old Jun 17th, 2012, 07:15 AM
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Hmmm... Well most of the visitable ruins cluster round the area from Iraklion to Agios Nikolaios; which latter is also very good for beachy stuff.

Ag Nik, I think; then you can do the Lassithi plateau as well
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Old Jun 19th, 2012, 04:45 AM
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Just an FYI - it takes longer to get to places on Crete than you might think!

But, if you can make it, I would HIGHLY recommend Elafonisi Beach!
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Old Jun 19th, 2012, 06:41 AM
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OP seems to be a troll....

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Looking forward to your trip report
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Old Jun 19th, 2012, 09:31 AM
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Hi there Clausar!

I did a "blog" to friends while traveling. I might just edit it somewhat and use it for my trip report.
Trip was awesome - the Greek people were the nicest we have ever met. Looking at the rain outside my window, I wish I was still there!
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Glad to hear you had a nice trip, and you liked my fellow Greeks
Well we are expecting you to come back, there is still a lot to see
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