Gay Guide To Rhodes, Greece
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Rhodes is a Greek island located in the Aegean Sea and with a population of over 115,000 it is the largest of the Dodecanese islands in terms of both population and land mass. It is a popular tourist destination for its archaeological sites, incredible beaches and warm, sunny climate. Rhodes has the nickname of ‘The island of the Knights’ and is the location of one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the Medieval Old Town of the City of Rhodes, which is a World Heritage Site and has been used as a set for a number of films including The Guns of Navarone.
As the island has been inhabited since the Neolithic era, Rhodes is ideal if you’re interested in history, as there are a variety of historical sites worth visiting such as the Acropolis of Lindos; the Acropolis of Rhodes; ancient Ialysos; ancient Kamiros; the Governor's Palace; the Palace of the Grand Masters; the Kahal Shalom Synagogue; the ruins of the castle of Monolithos; Rhodes Footbridge; St. Catherine Hospice; and the castle of Kritinia. Plus, the Archaeological Museum contains a collection of artefacts from the island. The Medieval Town of Rhodes is also worth visiting for the Palace of the Prince Grand Master, the Street of Knights, and its fortifications.
There are plenty of other sights to see and activities to do during your stay on the island of Rhodes, as you can visit the Valley of the Butterflies; try climbing Mt Attavyros; play golf; or make use of the many beautiful beaches in the area. You might choose to sunbathe or try some of the water sports on offer, such as surfing, kite surfing, diving, and snorkelling. There are also plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs in the area, so there should be enough to keep you busy. The island also has its own gay pride event. Rhodes recently introduced the R.Y.A.N.A. (Rhodes You Are Not Alone) movement whose aim is to develop and promote gay tourism on the island. With such beauty and so many things to do it is understandable why Rhodes is so attractive to tourists.