Chania is the second largest city in Crete with a population of about 60,000 inhabitants. Since ancient times, it has faced many conquerors and the influences of the respective civilizations are evident in the monuments of the city . The old town with its labyrinthine alleys has retained its original color and historic character despite receiving thousands of tourist each year. Chania is one of the mos beautiful cities in Greece. in the prefecture of Chania there are three of the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean Sea: Elafonissi, Balos and Falasarna.