Seitan Limania in Crete, a virgin beach near Chania Town

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Seitan Limania is located 20 km east-side of Chania Town in CreteIt is one of the most beautiful virgin beaches in Greece, with crystal emerald deep waters.
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A well hidden paradise that is not so easy to reach, but surely it’s worth the adventure, if you like to visit non-touristic places. You firstly need a car to get there. The views from the top where you park the car are breathtaking. Then follow the descending rocking path that leads to the beach. The route is quite hard, so not suitable for kids and elderly people. 
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Make sure you wear appropriate hiking shoes and have all your belongings in a backpack to keep your hands free. It is hard to descend the steep path carrying stuff. There are no food stalls, bars or sunbeds. Bring your own food and water with you. If you visit in July / August period get as early as you can to avoid the crowd. Surely it does not have much space for more than 30 – 40 people to lay on the beach. 
Tip: This website shows how to get to the beach step by step with photographs, chania-crete-greece.com

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Aspros Potamos in Crete travels you back in time

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Aspros Potamos is an old abandoned settlement in south east Crete. The houses, made of local natural stone and red soil, have been renovated and restored into guest houses with respect to the nature, without losing their traditional architecture. Each house is above one another and the roof of the lower one is used as the balcony of the upper one.  
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  The eco – friendly complex has no electrical devices, electricity and electrical power outlets in the houses. The only areas that one can use electrical power is the reception. For those who want internet connection, the library of the complex offers free Wi-Fi to its guests. The electricity used in these areas is generated by a photo-voltaic system.
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  The decoration inside the houses is quite plain. The rooms are lit with candles and oil lamps. Beds are made of stone and the old decorative objects bring a more traditional look.
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Tip: At night time admire the stars on the sky uninterrupted by any lights
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