Rhodes Island - Dodecanese Greece
The Greek island of Rhodes ( Ρόδος ) is the largest of all the Dodecanese islands and is one of the most popular destinations in Greece for vacations for travellers from all over the world. Rhodes is a perfect holiday destination and has much to offer everyone who visits.
Rhodes is famous for many things, such as the Castle of the Knights, the Valley of the Butterflies, the cosmopolitan lifestyle, and of course, the Colossus of Rhodes, the 100 foot statue that once stood guarding the entrance of the harbour, which was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
The city, harbour and capital of Rhodes now welcomes all visitors arriving by boat with statues of two dears, in the place where the legs of Colossus once stood.
With history dating back to the prehistoric times, Rhodes is an island that offers visitors the chance to see a wonderful selection of well preserved monuments, as well as archaeological sites dating from the 3rd century BC.
Even the Romans and Caesur used to visit Rhodes for relaxation and recreation, such was the widespread knowledge about the beauty of the island.
Whether you are looking for a place to wander around and enjoy the historical sights and attractions, or one where you simply want to relax and unwind on a beach somewhere, then Rhodes is the perfect place for you.
It is a very unique Greek island, and one that many visitors find themselves returning to year after year.
In our Rhodes travel guide you will find a wide range of information about this fantastic island, and find useful travel info such as hotels and accommodation, flights, ferries, car and bike rental, entertainment, tavernas, nightclubs, photos, videos and much more. Everything you could possibly need to organise and plan your holidays to Rhodes can be found on these pages.
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