Hersonissos - Crete
The harbor of Hersonissos is famous for its night life as there are many bars, restaurants and taverns next to the beach. The visitor to the area of Hersonissos will find a large number of shops with jewels, furs, clothing etc. and of course many places to rent cars or bikes.
Daily cruises are also organized by various travel agents, to the neighboring island of DIA and many other small islets and beaches in the area, also you can find not so far, many swimming pools and water parks, ones from the biggest in Europe.
The village of Old Hersonisos, located within a small distance to the south was built due to the fear of the pirates, that forced the inhabitants of the village to move in the inland.