Rota Samoy Hotel
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... and was reputed to be 110 feet tall and made in bronze. It only stood for 56 years until an earthquake toppled it into the sea in 224BC. It lay half submerged until an (Egyptian?) scrap dealer carried the pieces away on 900 camels nearly 900 years later! The 'modern day' history in Rhodes began when the Knights of St. John took control in 1309 after being expelled form the Holy Land and the Pope suggested using Rodos as their base to harass Turkish communications. As a result ...
... out, smear it on, dry, get a bracing cold shower then a freezing hose off from the stern looking attendant, and gratefully slide into the 39* sulfur pool. We poured into the sports bar back on board for the all blacks v England game. Only to find there is no rugby channel. We are currently watching Italian serie B, EPL and Bundesliga all at once. Streamed the radio broadcast, much to the disgust of the German soccer fans. And NZ meted out bitter revenge in the ******** ...
... when we arrived at Chora we completely missed the stairs up to the monastery but had a great time wandering around this picturesque village, spotting restaurants with views for lunch and a bakery! We came across a church which we thought might be the monastery but were shooed out by the priest as he was leaving and locking everything. A bit more wandering and we found the monastery albeit from the back door. We met up briefly with Scott and Julie who had taken ...
... in the shop when I was trying on the pants. We had to retrace many winding paths but got back and found my camera.
Next was the castle around the main city of Rhodes, which was used by crusaders as a launching point to the holy land. There were lots of souvenir shops inside the old city walls, but the highlight for us was putting our feet in water where a certain type of fish is supposed to ...
... and getting to know each other. On the Monday the work started; this consisted of 4 hours per day from 10am-2pm, 5 days per week. The work itself was very easy; we painted the walls and dog houses, but the majority of the time was spent looking after the dogs and ensuring that they were okay. There were always new puppies arriving each day so much of the time was spent playing ...