Travel Blogs from Rhodes
We woke up early to walk into town to catch the bus to Lindos. Bus 17 turned out to be a lemon! We got the last 2 seats at the very back but hot air was pouring out from under the seat for the entire hour and a half trip. At Lindos we walked down the hill into the winding streets of the town and then back up to the Acropolis. Unfortunately it was closed due to a general strike ...
In the late 7th century A.D., Rhodes was fortified against attack from Arabs. Over the years it was further fortified and became an impregnable city from attacks from Turks, Franks and Arabs. We explored the wall around the city and the waterfront area. Swim on the beach across from our hotel. Very ...
Leaving the beauty and tranquility of Maheri and the villa was difficult. Mrs. Jenny and Costa gave us a gift of bags of oregano and mountain tea as well as a bottle of olive oil prepared in the traditional way with Costa's olives. The flight on ...
... street of the Knights, framed with medieval buildings, and had a look at the little shops in the old town. I quickly acquired a pair of ornate hand made earrings in a typical Greek design, symbolising the circle of life / a long life. We stopped for a gyro at a local taverna, where the highlight was undoubtedly the mountainous scoop of tzatziki we were given together with some heated pita bread. The ...
... and then the two museums – an Ecclesiastical museum with rich collections of relics, including a library full of post-Byzantine manuscripts that Marisa Parker would have loved. There was also a Folklore Museum full of antiquities such as cooking pots, urns, irons, looms, utensils, lanterns and more.
We saw a large, dead eel – similar to a moray eel – floating in the harbour as we walked back to the MS Nikola. There were lots of small ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Butterfly Hotel Rhodes
Other places to stay in Rhodes
Ammoudes Koskinou, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $130
Akti Miaouli & Papanikolaou, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $73
Trianta Beach, Ialyssos | 3 star hotelfrom $135
PO Box 105, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $125
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $77
- Fantastic Hotel for a lovely Holiday
- Fantastic value for money!
- Spoil your self
Iliadon St, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $46
- Well kept hotel
- Very good hotel
- Wonderful week
Faliraki Road , Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $64
Ialissou Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $19
Kalithea Ave., Koskinou | 4 star hotelfrom $63
Theologos, Tholos | 4 star hotelfrom $72
- Mediocre Doreta
- Miss it already
- A nice and relaxing trip
Rodou - Kallithea Avenue, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $104
- A safe choice with no unpleasant surprises
- A real 5 star hotel
- Excellent Hotel
Lalissou Ave., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $117
- Lovely relaxing holiday
- Very disappointing!
- Vacation in Rhodes
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $111
PO Box 202, Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $92
175, Iraklidon Str., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Could not do enough!
- Pleasant hotel
- Tre stelle e greco
Avenue Rhodes-Faliraki, Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $85
35 Cos Str, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Ferenikis Street, Ialyssos | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Kolimbia, Kolimbia | 3 star hotelfrom $51
Kolimbia | 4 star hotelfrom $31
Pros Pefkous, Lardos | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- Not all that great
- A great treat for a week.
- Tolles Hotel, herzlicher Empfang, kalte Schwimmbeck
Ixia Beach, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $101
- Fantastic Holiday
- Terrible for children
- Great holiday!
Lachania Beach, Lachania | 5 star hotelfrom $113