Sunday, September 14, 2014

western crete

after i've show you the industrial part of crete here (our hotel area + heraklion), here you'll see pictures from our day trips in western crete:
  • knossos, the first european culture (minoan)
  • lasithi plateau
  • chania (hania), our favourite city on crete
  • kournas lake
  • rethymnon (rethymno, rethimnon, rethimno, Ρέθυμνο )
a) knossos
 the 4,500 years old palace (reconstructed approximately 1900-1933)
 the labyrinth ('minotaurus') ~ there were approx. 1,500 rooms for approx. 1,000 people in the palace including all the storage rooms (food brought as tax)
 two of us
the black sheep
b) lassithi plateau
 wind mills
 zeus birth cave
c) chania
 

d) lake kournas

e) rethymnon

more pics? (as for now there are too many pics, i will delete few of them + comment few of the remaining tomorrow) just visit my corresponding g+ photo album
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