Hallucination on Crete
How do I get to Crete? There are two airports on Crete: Heraklion and Chania. They are roughly equidistant from Rethymno, about and hour's drive. You might want to check for charter flights as well as scheduled flights for cheap fares. Easyjet fly from Manchester and London Gatwick to Heraklion. Crete Travel have excellent information on flights. Ferries sail from Athens Port, Pireas, daily to Rethymno. Crete Travel have timetables.
The conference will take place in the Hotel Xenia, 16 Sofokli Venizelou Street, Rethymno. It is marked on this map showing conference hotel and is also available in pdf format.
On the Sunday, the conference will be held a few kilometres away at the Univesrity of Crete campus in Rethymno - details of how to get there will be available at the conference.
Conference Registration and Fee
Please register to tell us that you will attend the conference by 15 July 2008 by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The cost of attending the conference is 65 Euros. Please pay in cash when you attend the conference. The fee covers the special evening of live Greek music and dinner, and the half-day trip to the Minoan Knossos Palace and Heraklion Archaeological Museum.
Please specify any dietary requirements that you may have when you register by e-mail.
The speakers and organisers will be staying in hotels a few minutes walk from the Hotel Xenia. Delegates can arrange their own accommodation, but we have booked a few rooms for delegates, please contact us for further details. We suggest the following:
Achillion Palace Prices: 45 Euros (single), 60 (double).
Kriti Beach Hotel Prices: 60 Euros (single), 85 (double)
Kyma Beach Hotel Prices: 60 Euros (single), 85 (double)
Hotel Theartemis Palace Price: 62 Euros (single), 49 (per person double)
Jo-An Palace Hotel Price: 40 Euros (single), 60 (double)
Jason Hotel Price: 50 Euros (single), 60 (double).
All of the above prices include breakfast and many have free wireless.