Guest House (Hospice) of Saint Catherine [Images + Map]

Living room with fireplace, mosaic floor and medieval decoration

The Hospice of St. Catherine was built in 1391-92, under grand master Heredia, by the Italian Domenico d’Allemagna, admiral of the Order of the Knights of St. John (Knights Hospitaller). The founder was an important personage, disposing of considerable means. The foundation charter of the Hospice in 1391 states that it was “founded in the … Read more

Seven Springs (Epta Piges)

Epta Piges Rhodes

If you are in quest of the perfect summer destination in Europe, that is steeped in culture and tradition on the one hand and has a dynamic nightlife on the other, Rhodes Island should be on your must-visit list in Europe. This beautiful island is known to cater to the most demanding of tourists who … Read more

Filerimos Hill and Monastery

The hill of Filerimos is located in the area of Ialyssos and is known for the monastery of Our Lady of Filerimos, the ancient citadel of Ialyssos, the road to Golgotha, the iconic Cross and the two chapels of Prophet Elias. Going up the scenic route While we are in Rhodes Airport Boulevard, in the … Read more

Kamiros Skala


Kamiros Skala is a fishing port located near the mountain village of Kritinia in central Rhodes. This is where boats depart for the island of Halki. Tourists usually make a stop here for lunch at the fish taverns. Kamiros Skala fishing shelter Kamiros Skala small fishing boats. The fishing shelter with small fishing boats. The … Read more

Exploring the medieval moat of Rhodes


The first entrance is next to the Akandia Gate, the second at the Mandraki Marina taxi station. Entrance to the medieval moat next to Acandia gate Inside the moat there is a theater that hosts concerts and theatrical performances during the summer. At the beginning of the route just before theater The bridge leading to … Read more