Rethymno travel guide

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You're Going to Love Rethymno

If you love sun-soaked beaches, beautiful architecture and fine Greek food, Rethymno will be the perfect vacation destination. One of Crete's most popular cities, it's an absorbing historical port with plenty to see, taste and do.

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When to Visit Rethymno

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Most tourists visit during the summer, but you can beat the crowds and still enjoy the sunshine by traveling in April and May or October.

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How to Get to Rethymno

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Where to Stay in Rethymno

Most of the finest hotels are located around the Venetian harbor, including the Rimondi Boutique, Aquila Porto Rethymno and Kyma Beach Hotel.

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How to Get Around Rethymno

The Cost of Living in Rethymno

Shopping Streets

The Old Town is the city's shopping hub, offering everything from jewelry and leather goods to musical instruments and Greek foodstuffs. Check out Feel Silver for bracelets and chains or Habit for the latest Greek apparel.

Groceries and Other

Local supermarkets include ΣΥΝ.ΚΑ and INKA, where a gallon of milk will cost about EUR4.30.

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Where to Eat in Rethymno

Rethymno has everything Greek cuisine lovers could wish for. Outstanding options include Pigadi and Goules, which both have a traditional focus. Chef Michalis Chasikos works wonders at Avli, while Petite Fleur is an excellent French bistro. Generally, meals will cost around EUR15-20.

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