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The castle of Monolithos

The castle of Monolithos

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The castle is located near the village of Monolithos at the summit of the tall, craggy rock, dominating the view. It's a bit far from the main tourist attractions of Rhodes to reach, but it's totally worth it! You can drive to the foot of the cliff, park your car ...


Wildfire in Monolithos area

Oct 2nd, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

A wildfire broke out yesterday noon (Friday, Oct 1) on the forested area around the village of Monolithos, at the Southwest part of Rhodes. Strong winds helped the fire to spread quickly. 20 firefighters with 10 vehicles and a helicopter are trying to suppress the fire.


Glyfada beach

Glyfada beach

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Located on the south-western part of the island of Rhodes, at about 72 km from the town center, Glyfada is a little known beach, ignored by the tourism. Not far from the village of Monolithos, it is a rocky beach with big pebbles, usually beaten by strong winds. It is ...


The west coast of Rhodes

The west coast of Rhodes

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Populous resorts, important archaeological sites, picturesque villages await us on the west side of the island. Following the road to west we cross the great coast of Ixia where the island's Miami-beach style hotels are clustered and reach Ialissos (Trianta) at 8 km, a townlet surrounded by orchard. One should ...


Fourni beach

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Located at about 78 km from the town of Rhodes on the south-western part of the island, Fourni beach does not attract many visitors. It is a quiet, isolated, sand and pebbles beach with fine natural surroundings, ideal for naturists and those that hanker after extremely quiet beaches. It is ...


Monolithos

Monolithos

Posted in Villages | Read the full story

Monolithos (Μονόλιθος) is a small mountain village at 77 km from the capital, on the south-western part of the island of Rhodes. It has a population of 134 inhabitants and its name derives from a 240 m. high, rock (lithos in greek) with a castle on its top that dominates ...


Camping in Rhodes

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If you 're looking for a camping site in Rhodes then you're out of luck. Faliraki Camping, near Ladikò, the only organized camping on the island, was converted in 2003 to Studio & Apartments business. There are not any public areas available while wild camping is illegal. If you try ...