The "1866" Plaza in Chania, Crete.
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The "1866" Plaza in Chania, Crete.

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The "1866" plaza is on of landmarks of Chania's new part.It used to called by the locals the plaza with the "new shops" back in the 1950s and this nick name still remains.The visitor can see many busts of local Heros. 

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