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Chania. A view of the city market. Ханья. Вид на городской рынок

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Chania - the second largest (after Heraklion), the city on the island of Crete. Port on the Aegean Sea. Located approximately 145 kilometers west of the city of Heraklion. Architectural monuments of Venetian and Turkish epoch. Chania is divided into two parts: the old town and a vast new city. Old Town is located next to the old harbor. She was surrounded by old Venetian fortifications that were built from 1538. Have survived the eastern and western part. Center of the modern city - the zone next to the old town, and especially to the south. Old Town is the most beautiful urban area on the island of Crete. The central part of the old city is located on a small hill right next to the waterfront.The basis of the economy of the city of Chania are agriculture and tourism. Ха́нья́ - второй по величине (после Ираклиона) город на острове Крит. Порт на Эгейском море. Расположен примерно в 145 километрах западнее города Ираклион. Архитектурные памятники венецианской и турецкой эпохи. Город Ханья разделен на две части: старый город и более обширный новый город. Старый город расположен рядом со старой гаванью. Она была окружена старинными венецианскими укреплениями, которые строились с 1538 года. Из них сохранились восточная и западная часть. Центр современного города — зона рядом со старым городом и особенно к югу. Старый город считается самым красивым городским районом на острове Крит. Центральная часть старого города расположена на маленьком холме прямо рядом с набережной. Основу экономики города Ханья составляют сельское хозяйство и туризм.

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Comments (48)

CHO PIGU on May 24, 2013

Nice composition and great blue sky!!

ちょぴぐ Greetings from Japan。

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on June 27, 2013

Beautiful place , composition & Shot! .LIKE Best greetings from Ijaz Ahmad

Ali Raza on September 10, 2013

Excellent shot!!! Like! Greetings

liem ailie on December 10, 2013

hello. Yuri

great capture


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Antonio sbk on January 21, 2014

very beautiful capture and composition, well done LIKE

Antoine Jasser on February 24, 2014

Beatifully framed...
Vivid colors...
Beautifully composed & captured...
L 50

Ivan Logvinov on March 30, 2014


Ramil Rzayev on March 19, 2016

Beautiful photo, nice shot!


Best greetings from Baku, RAMIL

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