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A great pedestrian street

You can find just about everything on this street: bars, ice cream/gelato (Davinci's), restaurants... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Nina1940
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Atlanta, Georgia
An important link from the Venetian Harbour to the city centre

This road links the harbour with the centre of the historic town. Near the harbour are several fish... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
PeteWLaw
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

You can find just about everything on this street: bars, ice cream/gelato (Davinci's), restaurants, cafes, shops, Lions Fountain, the Loggia, Agios Titos, ATMs, etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 31 October 2018

This road links the harbour with the centre of the historic town. Near the harbour are several fish restaurants. The pedestrian street is fairly narrow by the harbour and contains quite a few shops, mainly selling Cretan specialities. Towards the centre it widens to a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 14 October 2018

lots of traditional tourist & jewelery shops here very narrow & busy when we visited but i would go again

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

if you like shopping. Must say shops in Crete do sell more interesting stuff than elsewhere in the world. The6 do have products made locally.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 7 October 2018

25th of August Street (25is Avgoustou) was named such after a religiously driven slaughter on the feast of St Titus, 25th of August 1898. Nowadays it’s a full on tourist trap running from the Dolphin Roundabout across from the fortress down to Lions Square. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Nice place to walk and see souvenirs, but be aware of scams and cheating (overpriced goods and cheating so bad that my wallet refused to open for hours)!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marcin w
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This is a pedestrian walk between the fortress and the morosini fountain. It is filled with many shops and restaurants. It is nice walk

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank perakash
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Many shops and boutiques with everything you want to bring home ( magnets, Tshirts, olive soaps, virgin olive oil ) etc.2-3 Tavermas also Just pedestrian ! From the Venetian port to Morosini fountain . Some banks also !

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank fantueng
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The Pedestrian street connects the Venetian Port to the Morosini Fountain. Nice buildings and several souvenir shops.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank KarinAndFilip
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Every city in the world has one street that is iconic of the life people lead there. In Heraklion, this is 25th August Street, the central pedestrian boulevard lined with chic boutiques, souvenir and coffee shops, and epic architecture from the past. From the famous...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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