Is there a Greek beer?
GREEK BEER: THE BEST SELECTION RIGHT FROM GREECE In fact, there are many Greek beer brands, from the most famous Alpha and Mythos, to the 100% Athenian beer Fix. And there are plenty of craft beer brands that are produced in all parts of the country, including the islands.
Which side of Crete has the best beaches?
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- Balos beach. Chania. Balos is a fantastic location on the northwestern side of Crete, in the region of Chania.
- Elafonissi beach. Chania.
- Vai beach. Lassithi.
- Falassarna beach. Chania.
- Preveli beach. Rethymno.
- Matala beach. Heraklion.
- Rodakino beach. Rethymno.
- Plakias beach. Rethymno.
Where should I live in Crete?
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- Miles of unspoilt coastline, sleepy villages and pretty towns, such as Chania, make Crete a perennial favourite.
- Chania old town.
- The Mani peninsula in the Peloponnese.
Is Crete a safe place to visit?
As of March 5th, the government has deemed Crete a safe destination. Flights are therefore operating as planned and, significantly, those returning from the island are under no obligation to self-isolate.
Is gouves Crete nice?
Gouves is a stretch of lovely waterfront 18 km east of Heraklion, and very near Gournes. The region features a great selection of beaches, plus a wide range of accommodations. This area, so popular with tourists, has everything you might need- restaurants, cafes, markets, and shopping, plus a medical center.
What are the beaches like in Chania Crete?
- Elafonisi beach. Partly Organized, Windsurfing, Sandy, Nudism Friendly.
- Balos beach. Sandy, Secluded, Non Organised.
- Falassarna beach. Partly Organized, Windsurfing, Sandy, Family Friendly.
- Frangokastello beach. Partly Organized, Sandy, Family Friendly.
- Pahia Ammos beach.
- Georgioupolis beach.
- Sfakia beach.
- Agioi Apostoloi beach.
How do I get to elafonisi Beach?
You can get there by daily bus service from Chania city or by car or even by boat. You can get to the Elafonissi island on foot because the waters are shallow, sometimes without even getting one’s toes wet, and therefore is ideal for families with small children.
What island is Chania on?
Is there a ferry from Chania to Santorini?
From Chania or Rethymno to Santorini There are no ferries from Chania to Santorini. You have to go via Heraklion or Rethymno. The ferry route is operated by a catamaran high-speed ferry and the travel time is approx. 2 hours and 25 minutes.
Can you visit Santorini from Crete?
Traveling from Heraklion (Crete) to Santorini by ferry The ferry route Heraklion – Santorini normally lasts around 2 hours and the average cost is around 48€.
How much does it cost to go from Crete to Santorini?
The quick ferry (it’s actually a catamaran) from Crete to Santorini takes about 2 hours to arrive (Champion Jet 2) – check timetables here. Slow Ferry ticket to Santorini costs ~40 euros (depending on the seat you chose) Fast Ferry ticket to Santorini costs ~80 euros (depending on the seat you chose)
Is there a ferry from Mykonos to Crete?
Mykonos to Crete ferry information: On average, there are 3 crossings each day between Mykonos and Crete, which are operated by Golden Star Ferries, Hellenic Seaways, Minoan Lines and Sea Jets. Crossings from Mykonos to Heraklion usually take around 5 hours 5 minutes.
How far is Crete from Mykonos by ferry?
127 nautical miles
How long is the ferry from Crete to Mykonos?
around 4 hours 25 minutes
How long is the flight from UK to Crete?
UK airports with direct flights to Crete include London Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester and Birmingham. Direct flights between the UK and Crete average between 4 hours and 4 hours and 10 minutes, whether you’re flying to Chania or Heraklion.