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November 19, 2020
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The iconic Greek ship, Trireme!

Ancient Greeks during the 5th century BC, managed to perfect the ultimate oar-powered warship. That ship would make whoever owned it, victorious against his enemies.The Trireme […]
November 11, 2020
kolossos tis rhodou

“The Colossus of Rhodes”, the lost wonder of the ancient world

Colossus of Rhodes was the giant bronze statue dedicated to the God Helios graced the old harbor of Rhodes during 280 BC. It was considered one […]
August 30, 2020
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Distinction for Throne of Helios by Tripadvisor

It is with great honor to announce Throne of Helios receives the Travelers’ Choice Award from Tripadvisor during the 18th Travelers’ Choice Awards. Our rejoicing is […]
August 30, 2020
akropoli tis lindou

The magnetizing acropolises of Rhodes

Greece has a rich history that goes back to mythological times and never truly seizes to amaze up to this day. The events taking place during […]
July 28, 2020

The history of an island rooted in Mythology

There have been infinite folklores that are posing as myths now, regarding various phenomena, historical events or other occurrences that are attributed to Gods, muses and […]
March 16, 2020

Things to do in Rhodes and places to visit!

If you’re planning on visiting or you’re already on the island there some things to do in Rhodes and places of great historical importance that you […]
November 12, 2019

THE GLORIOUS HISTORY OF LINDOS TOWN

Lindos is a small traditional town on the east coast of Rhodes, 50km south of the center. Its beautiful scenery along with the fine beaches made […]
November 12, 2019

THE COLOSSUS OF RHODES

Colossus of Rhodes was the personification of Helios, the god of sun, protector of the island. It was one of the seven Wonders of the Ancient […]
November 11, 2019

THE MEDIEVAL BATTLES THAT CHANGED RHODES!

Historically Rhodes had been a crucial geographical position. Through the ages conquerors were continuously trying to dominate the island. Tribes from all over the world wanted […]