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Rhodian

Filmed in Rhodes

Guns of Navarone
Rhodes has always attracted the interest of the cinema industry. The majority of Greek films produced during the '60s feature the beautiful physical scenery of the island. There is also a large number of foreign film productions, including some of the Hollywood finest that where shot in Rhodes. In the recent years a growing number of advertising productions choose Rhodes for its stunning physical scenery. So while in Rhodes, it is not uncommon to find yourself in front of a filming set.

Diagoras International Airport

Rhodes Airport

The Diagoras International Airport (IATA: RHO, ICAO: LGRP) is 16 km distant from the city, at the southwest part of the island, close to the village of Paradissi. Opened in 1977, the airport covers a total area of more than…

Epiphany Celebrations

On the 6th of January of each year we celebrate in Greece the holy day of the Epiphany1 (also called Theofania in Greek), a Christian feast day to commemorate the revelation of God the Son as a human being. It…

Elafos and Elafina Hotel

For those who would prefer the mountain to the shore there is the recently renovated hotel is located at the top Mt. Profitis Elias (630 m), near a small Byzantine Monastery with the same name. Surrounded by a large cedars,…

Florestano di Fausto’s work in Rhodes

Rodos Casino

Born at Rocca Canterano, a small village outside Rome, Florestano di Fausto (16.07.1890 – 11.01.1965) was an engineer, an architect and a politician. He served as a technical consultant to the Ministero degli Affari Esteri, where he designed and constructed…

Apolakkia biotope

Black-eared Wheatears

Nearby the village of Apolakkia, a biotope was artificially formed as a result of the construction of a watering dam in 1987 for irrigation. The lake that was formed gradually turned into a significant wetland. A visit to the dam…

Lardos beach

Lardos beach is a Blue Flag awarded beach, situated on southern end of Pefkos bay, at about 3 km from the village of Lardos and 57 km from Rhodes town center. The beach of pure lava sand and pebbles, is well…

Nea Marina Rhodes

New Rhodes Marina

Update 16.12.15: The Nea Marina Rhodes is now open. Update 27.09.11: Work is picking up at the Nea Marina site. According to Mr. Strikos, representative of the company Marines A.E., the new marina will be ready to accept its first…

Christmas in Rhodes

Have a wonderful experience of Christmas in Rhodes. This beautiful island welcomes tourists from all over the world and lets them experience an unforgettable experience of their lives. The picturesque beauty, amazing sites and exciting entertainment opportunities offers everything to…

Folding kayaks

Kayaks were invented in the high Arctic thousands of years ago. They’re one of the oldest boat designs still in use; originally they were made of animal skins stretched over frames made from wood and bones. Folding kayaks combine the…

Sand games

If you have children, playing with the sand on a sandy beach (Tsambika, Agathi and Faliraki just to name few) can be fun and a creative way to spend some time with them. There are more possibilities than just the…