The Historical Center and Street of the Knights in Rhodes

The Historical Center and Street of the Knights in Rhodes

The medieval Historical Center of Rhodes is represented by the Old Town of Rhodes which is on the UNESCO World Heritage List as one of the best preserved medieval towns in Europe. The old town has narrow streets paved with round stones placed in sandy soil, and the way they are made is particular to this area. The Street of the Knights is the most attractive and most interesting street in the Old Town of Rhodes. In the early sixteenth century this street has become the favorite place of i... [ read more ]

The Grand Master Palace and the Monolithos Castle of Rhodes

The Grand Master Palace and the Monolithos Castle of Rhodes

The Grand Master Palace is one of the tallest buildings in the north-western part of the port. The medieval castle that stands proudly over the cliffs of the island was an important defense against invaders. The Monolithos Castle is an ancient castle which offers splendid views for tourists who visit the villages of the Island of Rhodes. Monolithos is a small village located at 77 km to the south east from the town of Rhodes. The village remained almost untouched by tourism development an... [ read more ]

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes was a huge statue built in antiquity as the seventh wonder of the world. The statue represented the Greek god of the sun, Helios, considered by the islanders the ancestor of their nation. The statue measured between 32 and 36 meters and was built of bronze and later strengthened with iron and stone. It is said that have been used 15 tons of bronze and 9 tons of iron, but calculations show that these amounts were even bigger. The theory that this colossus was standin... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Rhodes

Tourist guide to Rhodes

The Island of Rhodes is part of the Dodecanese Archipelago, being also the most important island of it. Rhodes possess an incredible natural heritage, consisting of large plates and wonderful rivers and springs. It is an island that has an extremely rich history, which you can discover through its numerous monuments and museums. A stay on Rhodes Island will allow you to make some wonderful discoveries and to marvel at the beauty of this island. Being a veritable oasis of beauty, Rhodes ha... [ read more ]

Little Venice in the Mykonos Island

Little Venice in the Mykonos Island

"Little Venice" is one of the more romantic places throughout this Island of Mykonos. It is lined with beautiful and elegant old homes built right on the beach, with their colorful balconies "hanging" over the water and the waves crashing beneath them creates a unique view. Many of the wooden balconies are part of small restaurants serving meals with fresh fish and traditional Greek food. What is undeniable is that many of the travelers who have been here have fallen in love with this cha... [ read more ]

Luxury cruise to the Mediterranean from $3279 pp

Luxury cruise to the Mediterranean from $3279 pp

Our deal hunters found a perfect package for all those who want to visit the cities with ship all over the Mediterranean Sea: luxury cruise to the Mediterranean from $3279 pp. The pricing is per person based on double occupancy. The departure in on the 2nd of November, 2013 and lasts for 10 nights. You can sail along five countries including Italy, Croatia, Montenegro, Greece and Turkey and 10 cities as: Venice, Dubrovnik, Kotor, Corfu, Zakynthos, Athens, Santorini, Rhodes, Ephesus and Istan... [ read more ]

The Church of Panagia Paraportiani in Mykonos

The Church of Panagia Paraportiani in Mykonos

Surrounded by boutiques and places, that have made Mykonos the most stylish and sophisticated of the Greek Islands, in the western port city of Hora, before arriving at the Little Venice, you will discover the imposing Church of Panagia Paraportiani, the most popular and photographed of the 400 churches throughout the island. Built 500 years ago, Paraportiani developed from architectural point of view over a period of about two centuries, starting in 1425. The church is so famous and uniq... [ read more ]

The Semiramis Luxury Hotel in Athens from $155 pn

The Semiramis Luxury Hotel in Athens from $155 pn

We found a deal for everybody who wants to experience the beauties of the Greek capital being accommodated in a 5-star hotel: the Semiramis Luxury Hotel in Athens from $155 pn. The price includes room taxes and fees and applies in case of early booking, which means approximately a month in advance. In the case you don’t book in advance, the price is about $182. Do not waste your time; book now a room in advance in the Semiramis Luxury Hotel in Athens and save money! You can be sure that... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to the Mykonos Island

Tourist guide to the Mykonos Island

The Island of Mykonos is known as the Greek Saint Tropez. It is a magnificent island with white houses with blue shutters and flowers, with picturesque streets, windmills, with a lot of churches and cafes and superb restaurants. Mykonos is one of the most beautiful and typical Greek islands which knew how to preserve natural and historical heritage despite of the influx of tourists. It is famous in the world due to its unique Cycladic architecture, gorgeous beaches with fine sand, ideal s... [ read more ]