Rhodes holidays take you to a very popular Greek Island in the South Aegean region, close to the Anatolian coast of Turkey. Its capital, Rhodes the city, is a World Heritage Site. At fifty miles long and twenty-four miles wide, it is a fairly large island with a great climate and plenty of beaches. Its archaeological sites, traditional towns and villages, and lively resorts have wide appeal. The combination of tourist attractions, beaches with water sports, relaxed resorts and those with a wild, party reputation, means that low cost Rhodes holidays attract families, couples of all ages and groups of young adults.
The beaches of Rhodes are among the island's main attractions. Many of them are pebbled or shingle. If you want a sandy beach, and most families do, head for the east coast. Lindos, Pefkos and Agathi beach near Hariki are all sandy. If surfing is your passion, head for Gennadi and for wind-surfing, Ialysos. The many rocky inlets are great for snorkellers. Away from the beach, there are many archaeological sites waiting to be explored. Rhodes town in the north-east of the island has a well-preserved centre dating from medieval times. The main sites include, the Grand Masters Palace from the fifteenth century, the Acropolis, St. Anastasia's gate and the medieval walls, the medieval fountain in Hippokratous Square, to name but a few. There is a golf course on the island and a water park.
Whether you choose an hotel or apartment, you'll find the standard of Rhodes accommodation is good. You will always receive attentive service and a warm welcome. The numerous restaurants and tavernas provide for all palates, serving both international and traditional cuisine. Rhodes town will satisfy even the most ardent shopper and you'll find plenty of shops and markets around the island. Nightlife can be as lively or as relaxed as you wish depending on your resort. Faliraki immediately springs to mind if you are looking for dusk to dawn entertainment
Rhodes has an enviable record of over three hundred days of sunshine each year. The season is long, lasting from March to late October and in high summer, you can expect temperatures in the mid thirties. Those who enjoy slightly cooler weather can take advantage of the early and late season bargains. During the summer season there are many charter flights from low cost airlines flying from regional airports. You can check on the Cheekytrip website for the availabilty of holidays from your local airport.
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