Rhodes is an island in the Aegean Sea, and the largest of the Dodeanese islands, the island covers nearly 1400 square kilometers with a population of only 1100,000. Rhodes enjoys year-round sunshine with refreshing westerly winds.
Rhodes has a fascinating history, having been habited since the stone ages. Over the years, it has been run by the Romans, Persians, Arabs and Byzantines, the islands rich history is reflected in the wealth of monuments, temples and ruins.
For those looking for a more relaxing holiday, Rhodes boasts beautiful sandy beaches, crystal clear blue seas, quaint fishing ports, tavernas and more. The younger, more adventurous holiday maker will find plenty of water sports from wind surfing to diving as well as a vibrant night life.
The natural beauties of the island, the monuments of its long history, its cosmopolitan character, the warm hospitality of the locals and the excellent tourist infrastructure make Rhodes one of the Best tourist destinations in Greece.