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Chersonissos

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Chersonissos is a city in Crete.

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The best way to get here is by bus from Heraklion. Most people arrive in Heraklion via plane, but overnight ferries are available year round from Piraeus (Athens).

However occasionally ferries dock at the harbour.

Get around[edit]

  • Go Rent a Car (http://www.gorentacar.gr), 34 1770Str Heraklion 71202‎, +30 2810 300865 (, fax: 0030 2810 3008667), [1]. 07:00-24:00. 19.  edit

There is quite a lot of places which offer car, scooters, bikes and motor quadracycles Car insurance is cheap and complete.

If you intend getting around on a bike you should be ready to pedal up steep slopes of the city and it's surroundings.

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Do[edit][add listing]

visit the main strip in summer time. It's party central, with an abundance of bars and clubs etc. A good night is to be expected .

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Girros. These are cheap as 2.50 euro. And consist of chips, lamb, salad and other sauces in a wrap, well worth a bite and get the stomach in order for the nights drinking.

The variety of seafood is great: salmon, mussels, squid etc. grilled or fried. Fish is served primarily fresh, so expect a lack of some dish if you are here out of season.

Most restaurants and cafés will serve you Raki as a parting drink and some ice cream, olives, cheese or something similar as a compliment.

In general, food is served in rather large portions with a variety of olive oil and spice mixes. Usually, full course meal will cost you around €15 with drinks.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Draught beer. Usually it will be Alpha or Mythos beer. Light lager and is considered a dining beer.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Romantica Apartments Hersonissos (Apartments in Chersonisos Crete), Koutouloufari, 70014 Hersonissos, +302810228542, [2]. Romantica Apartments is a hotel situated with excellent sea view in the entrance of traditional village Koutouloufari, 800 metres from a clean sandy beach Star Water Park and 1 km from the center of Hersonissos.  edit


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