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Rethymno Crete Motorhome


The old town of Rethymnon is one of the best-preserved towns of the Renaissance. Lying in the heart of modern Rethymnon, it combines the oriental features of the Turkish period with Renaissance-style Venetian architecture. It is a lovely safe town just to browse the shops and take in a coffee or meal on the beautiful Venetian seafront.

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The prefecture of Rethymno Greece, also known as Rethimnon, one of the four of the Greek Islands of Crete, lies between the prefecture of Chania and the one of Heraklion. It is full of magnificent beaches, interesting archaeological sites and Byzantine churches, lovely villages, lively resorts and its capital, the town of Rethymno, is a very attractive city which has kept many example of the sumptuous Venetian architecture.

This section of Rethymno Crete (Rethymnon) provides much information: pictures, map, villages, museums, excursions, beaches and more such as a large range of hotels.

The town still maintains its old aristocratic appearance, with its buildings dating from the 16th century, arched doorways, stone staircases, Byzantine and Hellenic-Roman remains, the small Venetian harbour and narrow streets. The Venetian Loggia houses the information office of the Ministry of Culture.

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During the Battle of Crete (20-30 May 1941), the Battle of Rethymno was fought between German paratroopers and Australian and Greek forces. Although initially unsuccessful, the Germans won the battle after receiving reinforcements from Maleme in the Northwestern part of the island.


Rethymno Crete MotorhomeĀ  offer excellent RV-Motorhome or Campervan hire rates for Rethymnon, Crete. To get a Motorhome hire quotation simple use our Motorhome Price Comparison booking engine on every page of our site.

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