Sougia in Crete
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Sougia is a two hour journey from Chania, over unforgettable mountains to the south coast.
It is the site of Syis, a port of the Roman Empire, of which any remains now lie beneath the sea.
Roman remains are however to be found at Lissos, on
a beautiful and memorable walk along the coast to the
Today, Sougia is a quiet village alongside a sweep of pebble beach lined with tamarisk trees, a few tavernas, cafes, and small shops.
A daily ferry boat links the south coast villages and twice a week it goes to the remote island of Gavdos.
This seems to be a favourite
spot for people who enjoy a simple lifestyle and walking in the mountains.
Hotels & apartments in Sougia