Chania harbour - a photo gallery

 

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  • A view of the harbour at sunrise, photographed from the lighthouse
  • Fishing boats leaving the harbour of Chania just after sunrise
  • Panorama of the old harbour of Chania.
  • The Mediterranean Architecture Centre (KAM) in the Great Shipyard ("Megalo Arsenali") in Chania
  • Dawn in Chania harbour. The street lights are still on but the sun will be rising soon.
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour arsenals with ship masts and the White Mountains
  • Chania harbour in early morning light
  • Sunset light in Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • The Kucjk Hassan Mosque (or Mosque of the Janissaries) is the oldest Ottoman building in Crete. It was erected in 1645 when the Turks captured Chania. The minaret was destroyed during the bombings of World War II. The building stopped functioning as a mosque in 1923. Currently it is used sporadically for exhibitions.
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour after sunset
  • Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour and the Maritime Museum
  • Sailing boats in Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour in summer. Photographed from the sea wall with a telephoto which shortens the perspective.
  • Chania harbour in the evening
  • Chania harbour and the Maritime Museum
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour in summer
  • Chania harbour in summer
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • A boat in Chania harbour
  • Small fishing boat in Chania harbour
  • Chania harbour in summer. Early morning light.
  • Chania harbour in evening light
  • Fishing just below the lighthouse of Chania harbour early in the morning
  • Horse-drawn carriage in Chania harbour. Strictly for tourists now, horse-drawn carriages were used as taxis in Chania until the late 1960s.
  • The church tower and minaret of the church of Agios Nikolaos, early morning on a winter day.
  • The Chania lighthouse
  • Old houses on Chania harbour
  • The harbour jetty and the lighthouse
  • Chania lighthouse and ship masts at sunset
  • Chania harbour
  • A boat in Chania harbour
  • The Chania lighthouse
  • The lighthouse of Chania on a summer morning
  • The lighthouse of Chania seen from the sea wall
  • Chania harbour at sunset
  • The Chania lighthouse
  • Chania harbour on a cold winter morning
  • Chania harbour in a winter storm
  • The Chania lighthouse on a calm winter day
  • Chania harbour in a winter storm
  • Chania harbour in a winter storm
  • Chania harbour and the White Mountains in winter
  • Chania harbour and the White Mountains in winter
  • Chania harbour and the White Mountains in winter
  • Chania harbour and the White Mountains in winter
 

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