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Hotels in Hania
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Agia Marina, Almyrida, Georgioupolis, Gerani, Hania, Kalives, Kato Galatas, Kolymbari, Kontomari, Maleme, Paleohora, Platanias (Hania), Rapaniana, Sougia, Stavros, Vamos

Hotels in Rethymnon
RETHYMNON Hotels
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Agia Galini, Bali, Panormo, Rethymnon

Hotels in Hania
HERAKLION Hotels
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Agia Pelagia, Amoudara, Gournes, Gouves, Heraklion, Hersonissos, Houdetsi, Kokini Hani, Malia, Stalida

Hotels in Lasithi
LASITHI Hotels
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Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, Ferma, Ierapetra, Istron, Koutsounari, Milatos, Palaikastro, Sisi, Sitia

Places to visit in Heraklion

West of Phaestos 3 kms, the ruins of a royal villa, perhaps one more summer retreat. Many remarcable items from this site are exposed in the Iraklion Archaeological Museum including the unique sarcophagus made of the Agia Triada stone.
Knossos, The Palace
The residence and headquarters of the Minoan Kings, office-bearers and priests. Administrative, economic and religious center during the second millenium BC
Gortys
The roman capital of Crete and Cyrinaea, 46 kms south of Iraklion, on the plane of Messara.
From the Minoan era (ca 1600 BC) to the Roman times (ca 200 AC)
Phaestos, The Palace
Home of Prince Rathamanthus, on a hill overlooking the plain of Messara, and Mount Ida, inhabited from the Neolithic era, is one of the oldest cities in Crete
Mallia
At the popular holiday resort, a palace similar to other Minoan Palaces, devastated at around 1450 BC by a mysterious catastophe. Many items from this site are to be found at the Iraklion Archaeological Museum
Iraklion Archaeological Museum
Home to the complete collection of items found on Crete concerning the Minoan era. One of the most important museums in the world, containing the frescoes from the palaces and the villas, jewellery, ceramics, sarcofaghi, statues.
Iraklion Historical Museum
An interesting exhibition of Byzantine, Venetian, Turkish and contemporary items from Crete
Natural History Museum
A continuous exhibition of the natural environment of Crete and the Aegean Archipelago, one of the most important natural laboratories.


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