Nature

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Filerimos

Filerimos

Posted in Places to visit | Read the full story

Mt. Filerimos (Philerimos, Φιλέρημος), just outside the capital Rhodes (15km), is a hill 267m. high, overlooking the small town of Ialyssos and the bay of Ixia and Trianda. From its top you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Aegean with turquoise waters near the shore and deep blue as ...


Fallow deer rescued

Feb 1st, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

A rhodian male fallow deer (dama dama) was spotted by fishermen at Plimiri, swimming out at the open sea, on the south east coast of Rhodes. The fishermen were able to guide the deer back to the coast. Watch the video.


Seven Springs

Seven Springs

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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

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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 ...


The deadly red palm weevil

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The red palm weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Olivier) is an insect of the Coleoptera order that causes major damage to palm trees. It is a reddish insect of about 2-5 cm in length that has a long snout and can be very fatal to various species of palm. The insect originates ...