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Events Places in Rhodes Island

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in Must see in Rhodes | Comments Off on Events Places in Rhodes Island

Events Places in Rhodes Island

Rhodes Island is a Crossroad of Civilization and a Cosmopolitan Place on which many Events are held during the summer. The places that have been chosen are of a high meaning of Culture for the island. The Medieval Moat is one of them, which is called “Tafros” by the Rhodians. The great moat, in which the Medieval City of Rhodes and the Palace of the Knights of Rhodes was encircled safety, used to be full of water. The total high of the walls was 6 meters and the maximum width was 200 meters. Nowadays Tourists as well as the inhabitants of the...

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Rhodes Island in Mythology

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Trip to Rhodes | Comments Off on Rhodes Island in Mythology

Rhodes Island in Mythology

According to the writings of Greek poet Pindar the beginning of Rhodes lays back in the era when Zeus vanquished the Giants and got the hold of the world. Zeus decided to divide the land equally among the gods. That day, all the gods where gathered for the sharing of the land except from Helios, the Greek god of the Sun, who couldn’t be there. For that reason he was excluded from the procedure. When Helios came back, he was really disappointed, therefore he complained to Zeus, who promised Helios to give him the first piece of land that...

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Nightlife in Rhodes Island

Posted by on Jun 22, 2015 in Trip to Rhodes | Comments Off on Nightlife in Rhodes Island

Nightlife in Rhodes Island

Rhodes Island is very popular for its beauty of nature, vast beaches, healthy food, stunning sunset and when the night comes the whole island becomes a party zone!!! Rhodes Town In Rhodes Town there are many taverns where one can taste fine local wine, Cretan raki, Rhodian souma and ouzo to accompany Greek delicacies. For the locals it is not just food, it is the opportunity for a chit chat with friends! In the City Center you can find some fine restaurants and at the pedestrian road there are some cafés and bars with well kept recipes for...

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Blue Flag Beaches of Rhodes for 2015

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Must see in Rhodes | Comments Off on Blue Flag Beaches of Rhodes for 2015

Blue Flag Beaches of Rhodes for 2015

Greece has 395 beaches and 9 marinas that have been awarded with the “Blue Flag” for the year 2015. The Blue Flag is a program that started in the 80’s and is the quality symbol in more than 50 countries worldwide. This award is given to organized beaches and marinas that fulfill the needs of strict criteria. Rhodes Island has 23 Blue Flag Beaches: East side of Aquarium It is located near the City Center in the same area where the Casino and the Aquarium are. There are many means of transport to get there in case you stay further away...

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Rhodes Island Events – June 2015

Posted by on Jun 8, 2015 in Must see in Rhodes | Comments Off on Rhodes Island Events – June 2015

Rhodes Island Events – June 2015

Planning to visit Rhodes Island this June? Here’s a List of all the Events of the island taking place to all the famous Event Places of Rhodes, that you can find here! Have fun! Planning to visit Rhodes? Now, you can book online transfer from the island’s airport and port to the place you are staying and vice verca! Visit go-transfers.com and book your transfer...

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Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 2)

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Trip to Rhodes | Comments Off on Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 2)

Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 2)

Rhodes Island has so many experiences to offer to its visitors, that it is difficult to cover all of the information in just one article! If you haven’t find your type in the previous article, you can browse this one! If you just landed on this article and you are not one of the traveller types described, visit our pervious article of our blog! Have you retired and you need to enjoy it? Nowhere else will you find a better climate than that of Rodos. Swim or walk along the beach and with the combination of the world famous healthy...

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Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 1)

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Trip to Rhodes | Comments Off on Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 1)

Rhodes Island: What kind of holiday maker are you? (Part 1)

Rhodes, is a magical island in Greece that can cover your needs, regardless of what kind of visitor you are. Have you got a family? Rhodes Island, is one of the safest destinations to visit, where you will feel the hospitality all everywhere during your stay. It has a variety of beaches, shallow, deep, sandy, shingle, perfect for snorkeling or diving. It even has the largest Waterpark in Greece. Rhodes has huge hotel units, most of which have more than one swimming pool, special ones for our little friends and also a variety of activities so...

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A beautiful sunset in Rhodes.

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Must see in Rhodes | Comments Off on A beautiful sunset in Rhodes.

A beautiful sunset in Rhodes.

powered by Fotopedia   Isn’t it just beautiful? A great picture of, just one, of the beautiful sightseeings you can meet when visiting the beautiful island of Rhodes. Planning to visit Rhodes? Now, you can book online transfer from the island’s airport and port to the place you are staying and vice verca! Visit go-transfers.com and book your transfer...

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The medieval town of Rhodes

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in Trip to Rhodes | Comments Off on The medieval town of Rhodes

The medieval town of Rhodes

Original Article in Visit Greece Website. With the Knights as your guides… In the heart of Rhodes, in the medieval city, a haunting and mysterious air wafts through the streets, summoned back to life through the centuries. The famous Order of the Knights of Saint John of Jerusalem, the Hospitallers, has left an indelible mark on the island. If one walks around the always lively town, one can almost hear the hoofbeats of the horses and the whispering voices of history. The town was never deserted or abandoned. It is one of the rare...

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The Castles of Rhodes

Posted by on May 16, 2014 in Must see in Rhodes | Comments Off on The Castles of Rhodes

The Castles of Rhodes

Being the meeting point of three continents, the island of Rhodes needed a plan to defend in the past. The outcome of this plan is the castles that someone can find while wandering in the island. While there were used to be more castles in the island, some of them were ruined throughout the years, but there are still many, for someone who wishes to do some sightseeing in the island. Asklipion Medieval Fort Feraklos 12th century fortress Filerimos Byzantine castle Kastellos 16th century castle Lindos Medieval castle Bus Timetable: Check here...

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