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 We now return to Crete every year.  These pictures were mostly taken on a Canon S50 digital camera, and most recently on a Panasonic FZ8.  The moving panoramas were made with Pixmaker.   You can see them by clicking on the links.


 Chania                    The Old Venetian Harbour  (new)                                             

 Chania                    The Marina, (previously the Venetian shipyard)                         

 Chania                    View of Harbour & Seafront                                                    

 Chania                    View of Harbour & Pottery shop                                              

 Rethymno               The Old Venetian Harbour                                                        

 Bali                         View of the harbour from the  hillside                                         

 Chora Sfakion         General view from the mountains                                              

 Chora Sfakion         The Harbour & Seafront                                                           

 Preveli                     Monument to the bravery of the Monks in 1941                        

 Plakias                    View of the Harbour                                                                   

 Arkadi                     The Monastery                                                                           

 Frangokastello         General view, with the old Venetian Castle                                

 Komitades               A small village on the Southern coast                                         

 Minoan Tombs        The late Minoan cemetery of Armeni  (1300 BC)                        

 Agia Irini                The Monastery of Agia Irini,  (near Rethymno)                            

 Agia Galini             Village, Harbour, and Statues of Icarus & Daedalus                     


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   My latest panoramas, taken in 2008, can be found here:    

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If you have enjoyed these panoramas, here you can see some others, including many more of Crete

These pages were made with PixMaker,  and are best seen with Internet Explorer version 4  or above, ideally at a screen resolution of at least 800 x 600 pixels, and a color depth of at least 16 bit.      If you are unable to view the pictures, or the moving panoramas, you may need to enable enable "JIT compiler for virtual machine" in Internet options , and/or possibly install Java, or Microsoft Java virtual machine.  Windows XP does not install this by default.

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click below for two very useful information sites about Crete



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