How do you get around Crete without a car?

How do you get around Crete without a car?

Crete is easy to explore by bus - they are reliable, cheap, comfortable and have aircon in most cases. The main north coast towns of Chania, Rethymno, Iraklion and Agios Nikolaos all have bus stations where you can then access many rural areas of the island.

Is Crete affordable?

Retirement Planning. Eating and drinking out, so much a part of life in Crete, is very affordable. ... Crete is divided into four regional units: Chania (pronounced and sometimes written "Hania"), Rethymo, Heraklion (sometimes called Iraklio) and Lasithi./span>

Which is the cheapest Greek island to live on?

The Most Affordable Greek Islands to Visit This Year

  • Agistri. Very close to Athens, Agistri is a very affordable option for an island holiday. ...
  • Kythnos. Kythnos, a stunning little island in the Cyclades, seduces visitors with more than 70 beaches – the beautiful Kolona Beach is a must-see. ...
  • Lefkada. ...
  • Ikaria. ...
  • Astypalaia. ...
  • Hydra. ...
  • Sifnos. ...
  • Tinos.

What does kalimera mean in English?

good morning

What does Yasu mean in Greek?

It is a multi-purpose term with a literal translation of "your health" in English and is used to wish good health upon a person. Sometimes, in informal settings like a casual bar, Greeks might also say "yassou" to make an informal toast in the same way Americans say "cheers."/span>

How do you respond to kalimera?

You may combine kalimera (or hear it combined) with "yassas," which is a respectful form of greeting by itself meaning "hello." Yasou is the more casual form, but if you're encountering someone older than you or in a position of authority, use yassas as a formal greeting./span>