ABOUT ALMAIA APARTMENTS
Almaia Apartments ( sleeps 4 )
There are several nearby in the village of Almyrida.
Nearest bank at Kalyves.
Taxis are still reasonable price on Crete as fares are all regulated. Taxi service at Almyrida. Phone numbers in the villa.
Health Centre at Vamos 24 hrs.
Almyrida but airport is usually cheaper.
The apartments do have WiFi and most tavernas do as well.
The ferry from Piraeus on the mainland docks at Souda, a twenty minute drive from Apokoronas. There are two ferries a day.
The better and more reliable repairers are at Kalyves ( nearest ) or Vrysses.
The bus route between Rethymno and Chania is Ktel and the bus stops at the crossroads by the pharmacy.
Almyrida is well known for some of the best eateries on the island.
The beach at Almyrida great for families. Sandy beach, safe swimming with lifeguard attendants and all amenities which achieved the Blue Flag for beaches.
There is PADI diving at Almyrida. Aine Cretan Villa Holidays can arrange a booking for you.
There are sea fishing trips from Georgioupoli or you can fish the estuaries. No river fishing on Crete due to the nesting grounds of the loggerhead turtles. Beach and rock fishing can bring in bream, bass, eels, mullet and snappers. Lots of octopus and sea urchins in the rocky shallows.
There are courts at Almyrida and Souda. Aine Cretan Villa Holidays can book a court for you.
Best shopping is at Chania but Rethymno comes a close second. Shops shut at 2:00pm and open again at 5:00pm. Tourist shops generally stay open all day and close very late.
Crete is well known for some of the best walks in the Mediterranean area. Especially around the Apokoronas. Details in the villa.
There are several gorges a short distance from Almyrida. Details of coaches ( best way ) to the gorges can be had at Almyrida, small kiosk, or at Georgioupoli where there are several shops.
Tune your radio to 93.2 if you like non stop music in the english language.
There are interesting boat trips from Almyrida and Georgioupoli and there is a pirate ship that leaves Souda every day for a fantastic day out for kids and adults as well.
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