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Archaeological Museum of Rhodes

Archaeological Museum of Rhodes

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Located at the center of the Medieval Town, right by the famous Street of the Knights, the Archaeological Museum of Rhodes exhibits very important collections of findings that highly regarded museums like Le Louvre, are particularly keen to host periodically. Don't let the understated appearance of the building of the ...


Church of Panagia in Lindos

Church of Panagia in Lindos

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Situated on the left of the road heading up to the Acropolis at Lindos, just a couple of minutes of walk from the main square into the labyrinth of Lindos alleys, the church of Panagia (Our Lady)¹ is an enchanting sight and an obligatory stop for all visitors. Surrounded by ...


Filerimos

Filerimos

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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 ...


Relaxed Charms of Symi

Relaxed Charms of Symi

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A Boat Trip from Rhodes Symi sits tantalisingly close to the Turkish coastline, and in past times, enjoyed great prosperity due to the sponge industry and ship-building. This is now in decline, with the sponge stalls selling imported articles due to massive over-farming of the sea bed and the shipwrights finding ...


Classic cars exhibition on Rhodes

Classic cars exhibition on Rhodes

Sep 7th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

It's time for the 2nd Classic Cars & Motorcycles Exhibition held on the Casino of Rodos courtyard. The gates will open at 8 am on Sunday, September 9 with free admission to the public. Among the others, an interesting collection of vintage Vespas will be presented by the Vespa Club ...


Ouzo: more than a drink

Ouzo: more than a drink

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Ice tinkling-in a glass of ouzo is the quintessence of summer in Greece, to be enjoyed while sitting at a table by the sea after a swim, beneath a shady pine tree against a background hum of cicadas, or by a pool at sunset. Ouzo is good any way it’s taken ...


Pefkos main beach

Pefkos main beach

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At the center of the calm, recently developed tourist resort of Pefkos or Pefki, situated at 4 km southern to Lindos, lies a beautiful beach of pure sand that is the main attraction of the this old fishermen pamphlet. There are numerous restaurants and bars at the beach front and ...


Greece a real bargain for tourists

Greece a real bargain for tourists

Jun 14th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

Tourists who, despite all the negative publicity, still wish to visit Greece this year are in for a treat, as foreign tour operators and Greek hoteliers are lowering prices in a bid to bolster demand.


Royal Caribbean to build pier in Rhodes!

Royal Caribbean to build pier in Rhodes!

Jun 13th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

Members of the government is meeting with officials from Royal Caribbean about interest in building a cruise pier in Rhodes, Greece.


The valley of Butterflies

The valley of Butterflies

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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 ...

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