Rhodes is the largest settlement and capital city of the island of . It is famous as the former site of the Colossus, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, and as the oldest inhabited medieval town in Europe.

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Acropolis of Rhodes is an dating from the Classical Greek period located approximately 3 kilometers from the centre of the city of Rhodes, . Photo: MattiPaavola, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic site
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Hafiz Ahmed Agha Library is an important historic Ottoman building in the medieval city of Rhodes in , a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Localities in the Area

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