Some from the island of Crete (Greece)

Discussion in 'Wanderlust and Travel' started by Rui Lopes, Jul 31, 2007.

  1. Some images from the greek ruins of Crete and other interesting spots of that beautiful island, I'd like to share:

    The Knossos palace:

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    port of Heaklion (the most important town):
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    port of Rethymno:
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    small ortodox church:
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    Agios Nikolaos (St. Nicholas):
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    Ortodox grave:
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    Gate to an Ortodox monastery:
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    Venezian (Roman) fountain:
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    Hope that you like it.
  2. Some great shots Rui, you are certainly going to some wonderful places...
  3. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Beautiful images
  4. Thanks you Chris and Gale.
    Chris - actually, whenever I "negotiate" at home places for vacations, I always try to persuade my wife:biggrin: to go where I might get good photo ops.
    However, sometimes ,we forget all we can do just two steps away from home...
  5. wondrful images...make me wonder what the palace looke like in its day. david
  6. StephanieHelen


    Jun 9, 2006
    Very colorful and interesting, thanks for showing me that part of the world.
  7. I agree. Some nice pictures. Did anyone played "Indiana Jones, The fate of Atlantis(?)" ?
    Your first pictures reminded me of that game... :biggrin:
  8. Beautiful colors and textures!
    I enjoyed your pics, Rui!

    aka beaucamera
  9. Thank you all for the kind comments.
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