Monthly Archives: July 2013

A meal with a view – Best locations in West Crete

To stay with food and eating places I’d like to get your recommendations for the places that offer the best views to go with your meal. This time let’s go beyond Chania to western Crete in general (I guess that’s … Continue reading






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Favourite Chania restaurants

I never counted how many restaurants there are in Chania but I guess that if you included all eating places, from souvlaki joints via tavernas, ouzeria, fancier restaurants and workers caf├ęs in the covered market you might well get into … Continue reading






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Flower of the month | July | Anchusa cespitosa

In the summer months most of the low level vegetation has dried out and there are far less flowers than in the spring months. Up in the high mountains it’s a different story: June and July is still spring time … Continue reading






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