Maxeradika is a picturesque district of Chania and is located at Sifaka str. Here there are many shops and workshops of traditional Cretan knife.
The traditional Cretan knife is an integral part of the Cretan costume but of conscious existence of the Cretan, the knife was a favorite subject, not only as a useful tool, but also as an honored weapon in difficult times of Crete. In the blades of the traditional Cretan knife usually there engraved representations and serenades. A Cretan knife is one of the best gifts to someone you love.