Chania is a beautiful port town on the northwest coast of , with an atmosphere reflecting its Venetian and Turkish past. Highly livable spot. Chania has about 53,900 residents.

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The is the only surviving remnant of the once Romaniote Jewish community on the Greek isle of . Photo: Nikater, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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SS Heraklion was a roll on/roll off car ferry operating the lines – Chania and Piraeus – between 1965 and 1966. is situated 1½ km northwest of Chania.

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Photo: Jebulon, CC0.


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