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Private Tour: Lindos and Rhodes Old Town Day Trip
"Start your day trip at a time to suit your schedule and then leave your Rhodes hotel by minivan with your private guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan along the island’s east coast and gaze out of the window at some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches. Pass through several sleepy villages and finally stop in Lindos the island’s famous ancient village.Lindos’ pretty streets are fringed by the sugar cube houses found on many a Greek island but it’s the magnificent 4000-year-old acropolis that gives the village its star appeal. Work your way up Lindos’ gently winding cobblestone streets and head inside the acropolis to explore with your guide (own expense). Have your camera ready to capture sights of the ruined Byzantine fortress and an Ancient Greek temple
From EUR101.00
 
Private Tour: Lindos Acropolis and Village
"Start your excursion at a time to suit your schedule and then leave your Rhodes hotel by minivan with your private guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan along the island’s east coast and gaze out of the window at some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches. Pass through several sleepy villages and finally stop in Lindos the island’s famous ancient village.Lindos’ pretty streets are fringed by the sugar cube houses found on many a Greek island but it’s the magnificent 4000-year-old acropolis that gives the village its star appeal. Work your way up Lindos’ gently winding cobblestone streets and head inside the acropolis to explore with your guide. Have your camera ready to capture sights of the ruined Byzantine fortress and an Ancient Greek temple
From EUR60.00
 
Private Tour: Lindos and Rhodes Old Town Day Trip
"Start your day trip at a time to suit your schedule and then leave your Rhodes hotel by minivan with your private guide. Travel by air-conditioned minivan along the island’s east coast and gaze out of the window at some of Rhodes’ most beautiful beaches. Pass through several sleepy villages and finally stop in Lindos the island’s famous ancient village.Lindos’ pretty streets are fringed by the sugar cube houses found on many a Greek island but it’s the magnificent 4000-year-old acropolis that gives the village its star appeal. Work your way up Lindos’ gently winding cobblestone streets and head inside the acropolis to explore with your guide (own expense). Have your camera ready to capture sights of the ruined Byzantine fortress and an Ancient Greek temple
From EUR101.00

More Local Customs in Rhodes (Island)

High Parrot Count

One thing that surprised me about Rhodes was the number of parrots we saw, mostly outside restaurants (perhaps they weren't allowed in...!). We ended up keeping a daily parrot count for the holiday. ...
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SallyM
Aug 30, 2008

Invited out by a Greek

If a Greek invites you out for dinner or a drink, don't EVER try to make him "split the bill in half" as we often do here in Northern Europe. I know some tourists who wanted to be nice to their host...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

Entering a Greek Church or Monastery

If you want to see a Greek church or monastery inside, you must be properly dressed. It's considered rude to enter a church if your shoulders and knees aren't covered. This rule goes for both men and...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

GMT-Time

In Greece you much live with the GMT-time, and in this case GMT is an abbreviation for "Greek Maybe Time". The Greek people have a very different attitude to time. When the bus is scheduled to come...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

Paying for a Sun Bed

At most beaches you will have to pay for a sun bed and an umbrella. If you think that it is just people trying to get money out of the tourists you're very wrong. It's a job in Greece having a piece...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

The Greek Priest

You see the Greek priest - or pappas, as they are called - everywhere, as you can't miss them in their long, black dress and high hat. They are not obliged to wear their priest clothes all the time,...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008
 
 
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Small Shrines

The miniature churches or shrines next to the roads are memorials for people killed in a car accident, at the same spot where the accident happened. The family of the deceased construct and maintain...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

Churches

Churches = ekklisies. The big churches are inside the towns but the numerous small ones are practically everywhere. Usually white-painted, you will find them on a beach, on the mountain peaks, in...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

Xanthies touristries

Xanthies touristries, blonde tourist women. Highly appreciated by the "kamakia", the young hot-blooded Greek lovers. Love stories between men of Rhodes and tourists are common each year. Most of them...
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Balam
Jun 25, 2008

Numbers, Colours and Countries

In all the following, "e" is read as in "egg" and "th" is read as in "this". The emphasis in pronunciation falls on the syllable which is in underlined script ena = onethio = twotria =...
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Balam
Jun 24, 2008

Gesture's

Greeks are known as champion gesture users in the Mediterranean. Their hands, bodies and faces are rarely still and it sometimes seems possible to get the gist of a conversation by watching it from 50...
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Balam
Jun 24, 2008

Mythos

Mythos beer was launched in Greece in 1997 and has gone from strength to strength. Mythos is produced from specially selected varieties of barley and hops, it is a lager with a rich head, blonde...
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Balam
Jun 06, 2008

Easter in Greece

Will you be able to celebrate Greek Orthodox Easter in Greece on your trip? If you're lucky enough to be traveling in Greece during the Greek Orthodox Easter weekend, you'll have an opportunity to...
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Balam
Apr 08, 2008

Stifado, My favorite

A Stifado is a meaty stew with beef and baby shallot onions. The best part is the thick sauce which is made slightly sweet by the onions. serves 4-6) You will need1Kg lean beef - cubed.500g baby...
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Balam
Mar 03, 2008

Top Hotels in Rhodes (Island)

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Theologos, 85100
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Vlicha Lindos, Lindos, Rhodes, 85107, Greece
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Theologos, 85106
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Pefkos, 85107, Greece
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Paradissi, 85106
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Top 5 Rhodes (Island) Writers

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steventilly

"Rhodes Island"
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Balam

"Island of the Sun"
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Maggies

"THE HOME OF HELIOS"
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Fam.Rauca

"Rhodes, the Island of the Sun and its brilliance"
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sandysmith

"Rhodes - Island of Sun"
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