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Located right down the street from the Lion's fountain (and on the way to St. Mark's Castle), you'll walk by the Loggia. If you're not careful, you'll miss it! While you can't go into the building (other than the courtyard area), it is a great...More
This is an old building with lots of history from the Venetian period which is easy to miss.
The outside of the building is interesting, but also step inside to read the history & look at the architecture. It’s free and doesn’t take long.
Not far from the Lion's fountain / Morosini Fountain, is this Venetian Loggia. Most people stand in front of it, take pictures of the front of it and move on. DON'T! Take a couple of steps further into the courtyard, if open and look up....More
The Loggia in the centre of the old town is now the Town Hall after having several functions throughout the years. It is well restored and has several interesting features, including the central courtyard. Plaques of famous Cretans are displayed along the covered walkway.
Good one on the main street. I would recommend touching the south wall with your left hand exactly at noon time. I did that and later I lost 10 Euro, but it is highly likely that I would lose 15 if the touching thing is...More