TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Maria Hotel & Residence Desenzano Del Garda
Travel Blogs from Rhodes
... to the monastery of Thari to see its striking 11th century murals, then noodled back to Lindos through pine woods that have recovered nicely from a major fire in 1986.
Today we had a long lunch at our favorite Lindos restaurant, Mavrikos, with Mary and her German friend Uwe. Walked up to the Acropolis, but it had close early with winter hours. Back to the Museum to visit, putter, and pack.
Tomorrow we're heading home via Athens and London. ...
Mary, Shelley & Dan arrived in Lindos Friday afternoon and settled into Mary's beautiful home, aka The Museum. After a slow morning regrouping from our road trip, we headed to the main beach, which is paved with sun beds all summer but comparatively deserted now. Settling into Rosanna's Italian beach taverna, we ordered, had a swim, ate a delicious lunch of seafood risotto and fresh fish, and swam again. The aquamarine sea was clear and warm. Just too dolce for words. ...
... us buckle our seat belts! Finally we reach the port and gather our belonging to board the Aegean Cat. Because we were travel from Turkey to an EU country we need to do a passport control both here and when we arrived in Rhodes. Leaving Turkey was fairly routine but when we arrived in Rhodes I had to stand in the "ALL PASSPORT" line while all of the EU passport holders were streaming through the other ...
I took the bus back to Rhodes town today where I was to then find my way to my couch surfing hosts Larissa and Victors house in ialisos the coach however had a small issue with the doors where I was sitting. It seemed that there was an air lock or bubble and as we sped down the dual carriageway they kept opening and closing on their own. In the end after about 5 miles the driver pulled over reset them and off we went again. ...
... dinner and heading for sea it got a bit rough and the ship rocked and rolled a bit, not too much, but enough that at one stage 30 stacked good clean dinner plates slid off the servery next to where we were sitting, and smashed on the floor! Sufak, our waiter, yelled to another waiter, who was near the servery, to prevent a second pile sliding to devastation! ...
Other places to stay in Rhodes
Ammoudes Koskinou, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $163
Akti Miaouli & Papanikolaou, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Papaflessa, Ialyssos | 3 star hotelfrom $183
PO Box 105, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $91
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $134
- Fantastic Hotel for a lovely Holiday
- Fantastic value for money!
- Spoil your self
Iliadon St, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Well kept hotel
- Very good hotel
- Wonderful week
Faliraki Road , Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $152
Ialissou Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $34
Kalithea Ave., Koskinou | 4 star hotelfrom $94
Rodou - Kallithea Avenue, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $141
- A safe choice with no unpleasant surprises
- A real 5 star hotel
- Excellent Hotel
\N, Tholos | 4 star hotelfrom $97
- Mediocre Doreta
- Miss it already
- A nice and relaxing trip
Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Lovely relaxing holiday
- Very disappointing!
- Vacation in Rhodes
Odoi Onsen, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $272
PO Box 202, Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $107
\N, Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $155
Leoforos Kalitheas-Rodou, Faliraki | 4 star hotelfrom $78
175, Iraklidon Str., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Could not do enough!
- Pleasant hotel
- Tre stelle e greco
35, Kos (Cos) Str, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Ferenikis Street, Ialyssos | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Kolymbia, 85102 Rhodes, Greece, Kolimbia | 4 star hotelfrom $33
Kolimbia, Kolimbia | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Pros Pefkous, Lardos | 4 star hotelfrom $242
- Not all that great
- A great treat for a week.
- Tolles Hotel, herzlicher Empfang, kalte Schwimmbeck
Lachania Beach, Lachania | 5 star hotelfrom $186
Ixia Beach, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $105
- Fantastic Holiday
- Terrible for children
- Great holiday!