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Rhodes, or Rodos, is the largest island of the Dodecanese and it is only 17 km from Turkey. It is famous for the statue of the god Helios (the remains of the Colossus of Rhodes harbor entrance), one of the seven wonders of the world. The medieval part of the city of Rhodes is World Heritage (UNESCO).
The island of Rhodes
Among the various cities to visit in this beautiful Greek island there are Kalithea with numerous hotels and spas, located on the coast of Faliraki, Afandou with his golf club, the acropolis of Lindos, Pefkos, Lardos and Gennadi.Among the numerous beaches, bathing the most are those in the east with picturesque bays and calm waters. The western part of the island, given the strong sea currents, is especially popular with surfers.Among the most beautiful beaches are those of Rhodes Town (Ellis Beach) next to the aquarium, to Kalithea with its restaurants, to Faliraki equipped and full of hotels, and to Ladiko to Kolimbia Beach with its stones white, the Steghnà attended mainly by the Germans, Harakiri with very low depths, Afandou, Tsampika, Kiotari and Gennadi. Are a must to see the Mount Filerimos with the monastery, the medieval cloister and an underground chapel, the ancient ruins of Kamiros with its Mycenaean necropolis, the castle and the Acropolis of Lindos where you can feel the luxury Roman, the old part of Rhodes with the old turkish quarter, Mount Tsambika, the striking butterfly park, the head Prosonisi (the extreme southern tip of Rhodes), Mount Attavyros famous for his climb. If you decide to arrive by plane on the Greek island, thanks to the branches of RentalUp,you can hire a low cost car, at Rhodes airport, saving time and money with the ability to choose from a wide car park conveniently online from home.
Shopping and gastronomy in Rhodes
The old town is a great place for shopping with stalls and shops scattered in the characteristic streets paved in stone that have shells, pottery, sponges, Byzantine icons and umbrellas for the sun. This is the place to get the best deals. Even traditional food does not disappoint tourists, the cuisine is Greek and can be enjoyed in many traditional restaurants. Among the dishes to try are the suvlakia (meat and vegetables grilled on a skewer), the giros (a kind of kebab), mezedes, fried fish and yogurt with honey. Among drinks instead must absolutely taste the slight Mythos beer and ouzo.Finally the centers of Rhodes, Faliraki and Lindis are famous for its lively nightlife with restaurants, cafés and nightclubs offering leisure and entertainment from dusk till dawn.
Once you arrive it is advisable to rent a low cost car in Rhodes. Through the section of the site RentalUp.eu you can check in advance the availability, cost, and , complete the booking.Among the operators of rental car at the airport and Rhodes are Budget, Easy Car, George, CAR del Mar, Autoescape, Holidays Autos, Europcar, Avis, Alamo, Hertz and Drive FTI.