RHODES ISLAND

Rhodes the Emerald Island, the Island of Sun

Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese islands in terms of both land area and population, of 115,490 inhabitants.

Rhodes was famous worldwide for the Colossus, one of the Seven Wonders. The Medieval Old Town of the City of Rhodes has been declared a World Heritage Site. Today, the island’s historical capital is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe.

 

Rhodes Down Town

The city of Rhodes has more than 52,000 inhabitants. During the summer period, the Town’s & Island’s population escalates to several hundred thousands.

Restaurants, Taverns, Beach Bars, Open-Air theaters, Street Artists, Sailboat Charters, Huge Variety of Water Sports, Hiking at Ataviros Mountain, Rare Ecosystems (like “Butterfly Valley”) for Nature Lovers are just some of the endless activities in Rhodes.

 

The History

Rhodes’ ancient history and culture are amongst the greatest & oldest in the world.

The city developed into a maritime, commercial and cultural center. Its famous schools of philosophy, science, literature and rhetoric shared masters with Alexandria: the Athenian rhetorician Aeschines, who formed a school in Rhodes; Apollonius of Rhodes; the observations and works of the astronomers Hipparchus and Geminus.

 

Traditional Greek Island Air, with a Modern Touch

Enjoy all the city luxuries among Medieval & mid-century Italian buildings. Atm, pharmacies, grocery shops, international press, extensive Wi-fi & 3G access; Experience the unique hospitality of the Greek Islands with all the infrastructure available right next to you.
Simple yet comfortable living, endless choices for fun, for all tastes and ages.

 

Breathtaking Beauty, Majestic Nights

Due to their geographic position, Mediterranean islands enjoy the closest moon trajectories in the world during the summer period. That’s the reality that makes your summer nights dreamy…

In addition, the grandiose historic nature of Rhodes and the spontaneous hospitality of the Greeks, create the unique romantic atmosphere that’s experienced from millions of people.

 

Famous Nightlife

Whether you enjoy clubs & house music, a simple dinner by the sea, walks in picturesque streets with your partner or like to explore the Greek way of having fun, Rhodes Island has got everything with the Sunshine and the Majestic Beaches as a background decoration.

Famous Dj’s, grand chefs, quiet places with panoramic view under historical monuments, activities and festivities on Rhodes are never boring; a countless variety of options indeed.

 

Beyond the Town

The word “island” is not quite enough to describe the spectrum of cultural and aesthetic varieties of Rhodes. Each and every village is distinct with its own food recipes, culture and natural beauties.

In the picture, “Kallithea Springs” is one of the many treasures that the legacy of the Italian occupation left on the Island. It’s remarkable that all the civilizations that occupied the Island respected its beauty and adorned it with their gifts.

 

Exotic Beauty, Azure Waters, All Around the Island

Dozens of “Blue Flag” Beaches, isolated, famous, sandy, pebbly, with emerald waters, deep or shallow. Rhodes has an enormous variety of beaches suitable for sea sports or just to relax with your family.

In the picture, there is a detail of Lindos coastline with the entrace to the St. Pauls cove. This is just one of the exotic beaches of the island; one week is not enough to explore the Island, even if you have a car.