Rhodos Elafos Hotel

Elafos Hotel

It is not what you would expect. An authentic Alpine lodge located in the middle of a Greek island. Hotel Elafos is situated atop of the forested mountain of Profitis Elias, at an altitude of 780 ... in Attractions
Knight of Rhodos

The Knights of Rhodos

In 1309 a Genoese adventurer, to whom the Byzantine emperor had given Rhodes as a feudal property, or fief, sold the island to the Knights of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, who then quickly ... in Featured
Rhodos Acropolis of Lindos

The Acropolis of Lindos

This is the most impressive archaeological site on the island of Rhodes, where the dramatic natural landscape is enhanced by the picturesque quality of the more modern town. The most important ... in Places to visit
View of Kritinia


Located on the south-west coast at about 55km from the capital city of Rhodes, Kritinia (Kritinèa) is one of the most interesting, off the beaten track, villages on Rhodes. Surrounded by ... in Villages
The Parthenon of Athens

A few words about Greece

Greece has a rich, documented history that goes back for over 4,000 years. The ancestors of Hellenes were explorers who travelled the Seas, both the Mediterranean and the Black Sea – ... in News
Rhodos Lindos main beach

A Guide to Lindos

Lindos is a very popular destination, and many visitors find themselves returning year after year. From the affectionately known ‘ooh-ah corner’ on your approach to Lindos, arguably ... in Resorts
Rhodos Church in Afandou


Lying on a narrow, fertile and flat coastal plain, backed by some green hills the village of Afandou (or Afantou Greek: Αφάντου)1 is one of the largest villages on Rhodes (pop. 5500). It is ... in Villages

Archeological sites on Rhodes

Like almost every part of Greece, the island has a number of important archeological sites, evidence of a history of over three thousand years. Excavations bring every year to the light new ... in Places to visit
Rhodos butterfly valley

The valley of Butterflies

The Valley of Butterflies (Petaloùdes,Πεταλούδες) is a natural park located at a distance of 23 km from the capital Rhodes. Belongs to a Natura 20001 protected zone (GR4210006) together with ... in Nature


Situated on the east coast of Rhodes, at about 14 km south of the capital, Faliraki is one of the island’s most developed beach resorts, renowned for its almost 4 km long stretch of ... in Featured, Resorts