Few places worldwide can match the beauty and the cosmopolitan aura of Rhodes Island. Unparalleled natural beauty is accompanied by rich historical and cultural tradition, there are not too many places that can boast of hosting one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the renowned Colossus.
Breathtaking ancient ruins, magnificent beaches, enchanting inland territory and a vivid lifestyle are some of the elements of Rhode's combination, which has never failed to attract countless visitors from the farthest reaches of the globe.
Finally, the island is famous for its local specialties "giagnisto", "pitaroudia" and "melekounia" (a sort of a honey cake) while most tourists buy carpets, embroideries, ceramics, souvenirs, and sweets before leaving the island. International cuisine is also available, though most will revel in a gastronomical tour of the local delicacies.