Rethymnon Holidays, Crete
Rethymnon, (Rethymno) is the third largest town in Crete that is known for its historic attractions and finest beaches, making it a must-visit for a holidaymaker’s bucket list. What’s more, it’s a place that moves slowly, which explains why, its Venetian and Turkish appearance have been preserved. Because of the combination of a somewhat sleepy town and beautiful beaches, Rethymnon, Crete is the perfect destination to unwind and experience once again what going on a leisurely pace feels like. Just in case you’ve forgotten all about it because of the hectic lifestyle that you lead.
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It’s also where you get to travel in every sense of the word. Because it doesn’t have an airport of its own, the closest being in Chania, you have to travel by bus to cover the 56 km distance. Another alternative would be to take a flight to Heraklion, which is 80 km away, and then take a bus servicing the route from Heraklion to Rethymnon, Crete.
You can also reach the town by ferry, which is a rather unique option. Unlike other areas, the dock in Rethymnon is in the town centre. This means, you can go sightseeing right after you step off the boat.
The Venetian harbour is one of those sites that give you a glimpse of how the town has changed over the years. The Fortress, on the other hand, which is another tourist attraction, is a dominant feature of Rethymnon, Crete that makes the place photogenic.
If you wish to visit this destination on your next holiday, you can stay at any of the hotels in the heart of the old town that boast of the finery and luxury of Venetian buildings. You won’t be disappointed with any of the well-appointed rooms that you can also book in Rethymnon, Crete.