Rhodes Island; a med ...
When I first visited Rhodes I didn't quite know what to expect. The truth is that it's a very big ...read more
Rhodes! Welcome to wonderful Rhodes, the historical capital of the Dodecanese Islands and the island famous for the Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Rhodes is the ideal vacation spot not only for those of you looking to relax but also for those seeking an action packed holiday escape. Gorgeous green hills and valleys lined with golden beaches, ancient ruins and archaeological sites coupled with outstanding tourism facilities, Rhodes is blessed to have them all.
Stroll through the Medieval Old Town of the City of Rhodes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Be amazed at the architecture and wonder! Walk along the cobblestoned Street of the Knights, one of the best preserved in Europe and head to Museum Square where you’ll find the Archaeological Museum and the Byzantine Museum. If you head to Polidorou Street it leads to a square with outdoor cafés and restaurants where you can enjoy a frappe and watch the passerby. Or, you can head down Sokratous Street – a lively street silled with cafés and shops – which leads you from the Mosque of Suleiman the Magnificent towards the harbor. If you’re feeling adventurous, take a detour to Arionos Square , the Turkish district, where you’ll find the Mustafa Pasha Mosque and the 16th century “Yeni Hammam” aka Turkish Baths....read more