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Zante, Greek Islands – Gallery

This is a great holiday destination for old or young...there are areas of extreme activity and loads of simply beautiful places to visit and experience.

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Pelion Peninsula, Greece – Gallery

Were we started our travels in Greece and worked at Kentavros Farm together. Paul then returned to the area to conduct a 6 month housesit...A lovely unspoiled and little visited part of the Greek mainland...certainly worth more than just a fleeting visit

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Matala Beach, Crete, Greece – Gallery

Matala is one of my favourite places in the world and to sit on the beach in this majestic cove is as close to perfection as you can come. Add to it the whole "hippy" connection and relaxed feel to Matala and you have just the best combination of sun, sea, sand, cuisine and drinks...go there tomorow!!

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Matala, Crete, Greece – Gallery

One of my favourite places in all the world...laid back hippy like and totally relaxed Matala has everything needed to make you at one with yourself and those around you.

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Pheastos, Crete, Greece – Gallery

One of the key architectural sites in Crete and indeed in the greater Greece. There is an entrance fee but it is worth a visit...beware for the super smooth worn down paving on the way up to the ancient ruins...lethal!!

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Eastern Crete – Gallery

This part of Crete can be little explored with many tourist simply staying in the popular resorts. Remote and magical beaches abound and you have the popular Elouda area to take in. Some of the biggest and most expensive hotel complexes can be found here.

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Bali Coast, Crete – Gallery

The Bali coast is much overlooked by the many people heading west to Chania from Iraklio but there are numerous worthwhile beaches to stop at and Bali itself is a lovely little harbour town and worth a visit...great for families to stay here.

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Lissos Gorge Walk, Crete, Greece

This interesting and attractive gorge has so much to offer. It’s almost secretive entrance gives you the feeling that you have stumbled upon a newly discovered treasure and in so many ways it matches these expectations. Unlike the more famous Samaria Gorge trek, this walk is less intensive but still very rewarding, with the bonus of historic, ancient ruins and a charming unspoiled cove to be discovered at the end of your trek. There are numerous …

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Amoudara, Crete, Greece – Gallery

Just outside Iraklio (Heiraklion) Crete, Greece. We stayed here for over a month when we first arrived in Crete and before we went to explore more of the island and other islands in the Aegean Sea.

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Sissi, Crete, Greece – Gallery

Little town with character and beaches just outside Milatos and the busy holiday resort of Malia, Crete. The small harbour forms an amphitheatre where you can dine whilst looking over the sheltered cove.

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Attica, Athens, Greece – Gallery

W spent a lot of time in this area of Greece whilst we stayed with, now good friend, Janet and completed a house and pet sit for Domna. Janet kindly showed us all up and down this coast line and allowed us to tap into her local knowledge. Fine time here.

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Lissos Gorge, Sougia, Crete – Gallery

A great Gorge walk in Crete culminating in a beautiful cove and ancient ruins. This has been one of my favourite places ever..see what I wrote about it in an article on the site here https://www.livefreedietravelling.com/travel/lissos-gorge-walk-crete-greece

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