The whole harbor and surroundings take you back in time. The atmosphere is great and the terraces close to the water push you to laziness and contemplation while sipping from a coffee or a tea. There is not much to do, but so much to imagine, while here. If you pass by Rethymnon, you have to stop just even for... 更多
You can spend hours wandering the narrow streets in Rethymnon but you will get drawn back here time and time again. There are many waterfront tavernas were you can sit and relax - well worth a visit.
The old Venetian harbor of Rethymno is one of the city's main attractions. Especially in the evenings with all the lights from the surrounding restaurants taverns & buildings and the egyptian lighthouse at the dock entrance is a marvelous spectacle. Almost all round fish restaurants offer great selection of fresh fish though some might be a bit pricey so check... 更多
The Venetian is a small harbour but worth a walk around, beware of the the restaurant staff harassing you to have a meal. There are plenty of great restaurants away from the harbour.
Nice place to have a look at & to take some photos/feed the fish, but be prepared to fend off the extremely high pressure, overbearing waiters at the restaurants..a real put off..literally blocking the path to stop anyone walking through and belligerently badgering them until they give in and sit down..we are seasoned travellers but this was just too much..
We walked around the harbour,it is touristy but the restaurants display the fish that will serve you in different presentations. The harbour surrounds are attractive lots of history if that interest you.