31 July 2008

Rhodes, The Island Of Rhodes, Greece

Coordinates: 36° 26' 0" N, 28° 13' 0" E. Find With Google Earth.

Rhodes, The Island Of Rhodes, Greece

Rhodes is the principal city of the Greek island of Rhodes, in southeastern Aegean Sea and the capital of the Dodecanese prefecture. Rhodes has been famous since antiquity as the site of Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The citadel of Rhodes, built by the Hospitalliers, is one of the best preserved medieval towns in Europe which in 1988 was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The City of Rhodes is a popular international tourist destination. Learn more...

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