Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Chania Holidays: A trip to North of Chania

Commonly known as Hania, Khania or Xania, Chania has a total of 5 provinces and 25 municipalities in its prefecture. Its provinces include Apokoronas (North), Kydonia, Kissamos, Selino and Sfakia (South). All of these provinces almost own worth-seeing places for fun and entertainment during Chania Holidays.

The North of Chania – An Astounding Place for Chania Holidays

The Province of Kydonia
This province of Chania carries ‘Chania city,’ the ‘peninsula of Akrotiri’ (in the eastern direction). It is extended almost to ‘Kolymbari’ from west side. Similarly, it is stretched towards the south all along the ‘White Mountains.’ The attractive White Mountains are a great source of attraction from various tourists during their Chania holidays.

Apart from this, Kydonia’s coastal part is the major tourist destination of the Western Crete. There is also a pretty long beach along this place. Also, you can have multiple hotels and apartments in line. It can really be a good spot for developing some of the top class Chania holidays ideas.

On your entrance to the domestic area, you will come across some of the very lush-green plains. Oranges and other Citrus Fruit are the major crops of this region. Hilly area starts ahead the South; here you can enjoy the olive groves rather than the vegetation. In the long run, you would be able to reach into the mountainous areas where you can enjoy your Chania holidays well.

Chania City
The capital city of Western Crete, Chania, owns a populace of over 50,000 inhabitants. Old town is the hub of Chania. It is hence a worth-visiting place enriched with a variety of medieval quarters and buildings. The modern area of the city is undergoing a quite swift expansion as a result; problems like traffic jam are increasing in Chania during Chania holidays.

Towards the western corner of the town, you can find Chania‘s beach. Similarly, you can also visit few more beaches at a little distance towards the west. To access these beaches during your Chania holidays, you are advised walk along the coastal side rather than from the road.

At some distance towards the Western region of Kissamos, you will find two peninsulas; ‘Rodopou’ and ‘Gramvoussa.’ Both are infertile and nearly deserted. Similarly, the charming ‘bay of Kastelli’ is located among these two peninsulas. It carries rock-strewn West shore and the hilly & productive vicinity towards the South, where you can take pleasures of the ruling olive trees. This area isn’t that developed for tourism.

You can access Apokoronas after crossing the harbor in Souda towards the eastern Chania, while heading almost all the way to ‘Georgioupolis.’ It is considered to be one of the lush-green Crete regions. You will find a number of olive trees among the northern slopes of the White Mountains and sea during Chania holidays. You can also have a few nice beaches which are not too spilling over.

Similarly, you can avail a few little tourist destinations such as Almirida, Kalives and Georgioupolis. Moreover, you can pay a visit to a number of beautiful villages while going inland. They will provide you with the charm of traditional life during your Chania holidays.

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