Crete Island Tourist Traps

  • Excursion's
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  • Our host, awaiting to attract custom.
    Our host, awaiting to attract custom.
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  • Mohos square.
    Mohos square.
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  • 1. Excursion's

    prices for 2012 if you need to book with the above, Spinalonga 99 euros premier Taste of Greece of Crete 69 euros Heraklion market 35 euros plus others please expand photo for full list try the...

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  • 2. Popular Places

    Usually most popular Cretean beaches are overcrowded in full season. This sometimes can make sunbathing and/or swimming annoying and tiring. Try and find less popular beaches. Ask locals -...

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  • 3. Taxi's

    The problem with gorges is that they start at one point and end somewhere else. So you have to walk back or try and find a way to drive back to where you left your car. We had made an arrangement to...

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  • 4. Mohos

    We stopped in the pleasant looking little town of Mohos on our journey up to the Lassithi Plateau. We drove slowly through the main square lined with tavernas,...

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  • 5. Be sure of the price - see it written down

    If you get out of the tourist region and English speakers, be careful when you ask for the price. Take some paper and pen with you so they write down the price....

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  • 6. HOTEL / APPARTMENTS

    HOTELS ARE RELATIVELY EXPENSIVE, IF YOU WANT A NICE PLACE TO STAY CHOOSE SEFF C ATERING OR HOTEL APARTMENTS, CHOOSE THE best WHICH IS PERGOLA APARTMENTS. TEL...

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  • 7. Smoker?

    Greece is a land of smokers so if you are one you'll feel like home.If you are a smoker from a non-EU country, before you go to Greece please chceck whether it...

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  • 8. Outdated Timetables

    Timetables hanging on the walls of bus stations may be outdated. They change quite often so you'd better check for updates. Up-to-date timetables are usually...

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  • 9. Ag. Galini

    OK, I don't know whether this rates as a tourist trap but when we visited in 1984 it was full of rooms to let and tourist tat. Admittedly, it's a picturesque...

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  • 10. Dancing handouts

    I don't know if this is a tourist trap, but I have seen so many suckered into it. It is not a must see, nor a warning, just a part of the city. There are a few...

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  • 11. The drinks aren't what you've got used to..

    at least in Finland the law says how much alcohol is alloved to be in a drink so you know abou how much you get.But in the south they make the drink as they...

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  • 12. Samaria Gorge

    I debated whether to place this in the Tourist trap or Must see tip. It is a beautiful part of Crete, the longest gorge in Europe and for Vulture fans one of...

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  • 13. when browsing the menus in...

    when browsing the menus in front of the restaurants, check the price of 'cover', it may range from 150 to 300 Drachmasalso never book rent-a-car in your...

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  • 14. rethymnon,if you have nothing else to visit...

    too many tourists,even in may... among the tourists crowds,findalvise rimondi fountain (1629),the only roman ruin... see the window of venitian loggia,not far...

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