Hotel Parthenon City
Travel Blogs from Rhodes
17TH SEPTEMBER 2012 (Cont’d)
We arrive in Athens after our short flight on a buzz box from Skiathos. We find our gate and then board our flight to Rhodes. After about 1 hr touch down in Rhodes. Its about 8.30pm and we grab a taxi into town. Its a fair drive up one main road that has lined with stacks of restaurants and hotels and …
My flight from Athens to Rhodes was my first on a turboprop in a long time. The flight was fine but a little late. I was just hoping that my luggage would arrive this time and given the 5 hour layover in Athens I saw no reason to worry. After walking off the plane (no jet bridge) and into the terminal I watched as all of the luggage was claimed and …
... but we could view it from the outside. Back down the hill again to the town and then further down to the beach in the beautiful cove. Rented sunbeds and spent a couple of hours relaxing and swimming. The bus ride back was only an hour and much more enjoyable. We had an early dinner (artichokes stuffed with lamb, grilled veggies such as zucchini, aubergines and peppers, grilled ...
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 ...
... plane to Rhodes was much smoother than expected but nevertheless I was relieved to land. The hotel here was a disappointment after the villa. After a beer at the nearby soccer bar, we went out to explore Rhodes town including Old Town and the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet