The City of Rhodes In Dodecanese Islands
Photographs From The City of Rhodes In Greece
Rhodes An Island with History
Rhodes is truly the island for all seasons. Let yourself be enchanted by the different seasons as well as by the great ages which have left their traces everywhere. The history of the island begins in the Neolithic Period ,to be Followed successively by all the great Hellenic Civilizations: Minoan ,Achaean ,and Dorian. A part of the Roman ,and later the Byzantine Empire, Rhodes is Full of signs of this Priceless Heritage.
Arabs , Venetians and Franks left their mark on the island, while under the rule of the order of the Knights of St John it acquired great naval and mercantile power. A part of the Ottoman Empire ,and later under Italian occupation ,Rhodes officially became part of Greece in 1948
So it is not matter of chance if During your stay on the island you feel cosmopolitan : a citizen of the world .
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