Travel Blogs from Koskinou
... 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 ...
Another sunny day, another new place to explore, and today we hit our first Greek island namely Rhodes (Rhodos in Greek). The temperature is a milder 27 degrees Celsius today, great conditions for sightseeing while also being able to sneak in a swim later in the day. It was an easy walk from the port to the old city entrance, through an ornate gate in the fortified city walls. We headed past Socrates fountain ...
... he left, another guy pulled up in a rowboat laden with clothes, linens, necklaces, honey, nuts, etc. He spoke pretty good English so we had fun joking and bartering with him. Kelly bought a flowy black and white dress for 30 Lira, which was a great deal.
We had lunch there, and then headed into Bozburun Harbour where we were taken to shore in the zodiac for ‘face control’ at the Passport Office. All the guy did was match our faces to our ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
This place was underwhelming to say the best. For the price, and the four stars it claimed, I was expecting free internet, but I would have even accepted working internet. The employees are borderline incompetent, or incredibly lazy, and the nearest food (other than the overpriced hotel restaurant/bar) is either a 5 mile walk or a 19 Euro taxi ride into town. Don't stay here if you can avoid it.
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