Nature


Lindos, a non-birding break

Lindos, a non-birding break

It was never meant to be a birding holiday; more of a break to get away and relax in Lindos, get some sunshine and warmth, spend some time with my family and try to forget about all the stress of recent months both at home and at work. Curiosity though, got ...


The valley of Butterflies

The valley of Butterflies

The Valley of Butterflies (Petaloùdes,Πεταλούδες) is a natural park located at a distance of 23 km from the capital Rhodes. Belongs to a Natura 20001 protected zone (GR4210006) together with Seven Springs (Eptà Pigès, Επτά Πηγές) and Mt. Profitis Elias2. It is the place where tiger moths of the species ...


Seven Springs

Seven Springs

Seven Springs (Eptà Pigès, Επτά Πηγές) is a great place to escape from the heat of the summer and enjoy a magnificent natural scenery. It is a romantic destination surrounded by woodland and green, distant about 30 km from the capital, on the road that leads from Kolymbia to Archipolis ...


Apollakia biotope

Nearby the village of Apollakia, a biotope was naturally formed as a result of the construction of a watering dam. The visit to the dam is a “must” for bird watchers. Nature lovers will appreciate the area. The visit to the dam can be combined with a visit at the ...