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Filerimos Monastery


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…

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The Greek big, fat wedding

Wedding guests gossip quietly among themselves throughout the ceremony, guns are used in place of rice, and it is customary for the bride to step on the groom's foot during the service in order to gain the upper hand in the marriage. Known for its symbolism and deep-rooted Orthodox tradition, one thing a Greek wedding is not - is small in scale, boring and lacking in extravagance.
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Wedding in Rhodes

Kosmar has launched weddings for the first time this summer to Santorini, Rhodes and Cyprus. The operator has added a six-page weddings section to its second-edition Summer Sun 2008 programme, offering Orchid, Lily and Iris wedding packages.

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