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Today we arrived at Rhodes, The Island of the Sun and 4th largest island in Greece, where the sun shines more than 300 days per year. We were fortunate to be greeted by Nikos, a taxi driver who offered to show us around on a private tour of the highlights of the island for 130 Euro. First stop was near 'The Deers' a pretty spot on the harbour, the significance of the Deers was to protect the harbour. Nearby was the Metropolitian Church of the ...
Arrived in Rhodes where the people appropriately chose Helios, the ancient God of the sun with 300+days as their divine patron & 4th largest island in Greece, also known as the Island of the Knights. We were fortunate to be greeted by Nikolas a taxi driver who offered to show us around on a private tour showing us the highlights of the Island for €130. First stop was near 'The Deers' mounted on stone pillars built by the Italians to protect ...
My only frame of reference for Rhodes has always been the Colossus, the giant statue dedicated to Helios, god of the sun, that was one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Of course, Colossus is long gone, destroyed during a massive earthquake in 226 BC. It stood almost 100 feet tall, but only for just a bit more than six decades.
Unfortunately, archeologists can't restore it because most of the debris ...
... in 1939 for Mussolini who never went there. It is certainly a spectacle with a real castle like appearance. There were some pretty spectacular terrazzo floors and carpets that had been removed from all sorts of places.
After leaving the Palace, we walked down the Street if Knights which is a medieval road dating back to 408 BC where the Knights of St John actually resided. The pebble stoned road leads straight to the Palace of the Grand Masters. The house are still there and ...
... debts to the EU.
Rhodes is a religious island too, with Greek Orthodox churches everywhere, and tiny roadside models of them, like little chapels, where a fatal accident has taken place. Letter boxes have crosses on top, and on buses, Greeks ritually cross themselves every time a church is passed. There is little tolerance of Muslims, though, and many former mosques are now used as museums, restaurants, or shops. In Athens, where there ...