Things to do in Rhodes

Here are some of the most amazing things to do in Rhodes, Greece while on holiday. From high-end beach clubs, to ancient cities and hiking trails.

Best Beaches in Rhodes

Dreaming of a sun-drenched holiday to Greece? Here’s our guide to the best beaches in Rhodes for sunbathing, swimming and water sports

On the Gourmet Trail. Greece: Moussaka

Want a taste of Greece without leaving the country? Try our easy to follow Moussaka recipe. Ingredients 750g/1lb 10½oz lamb mince 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tsp dried oregano 1½ tsp dried mint 1 bay leaf 1 cinnamon stick 1 tbsp plain flour 200ml/7fl oz red wine 400g tin chopped tomatoes 2 tbsp tomato purée 2 aubergines, cut into 0.5cm slices 1 tbsp fine sea salt, plus extra for seasoning 100ml/3½fl […]

5 of the best Greek islands to holiday

Greece’s charms span across the mainland and its many archipelagos. So much so, it’s often hard to pick which are the best Greek islands to holiday on. Regardless of whether you’re drawn by Zante’s coves or Crete’s picturesque harbours, here’s a summary of Greece’s finest five isles to visit. Crete Crete is Greece’s largest island, comprising everything from arid mountains […]

Romantic getaways: Greece and its succulent coastlines

Greece and romance go hand in hand. In fact, the country’s romantic heritage dates way back to Ancient Greece and some of its most famous figures. Take Orpheus, the Thracian musician and poet who travelled down to the underworld, encountering Hades and a three-headed dog, to rescue his wife, Eurydice. The story might not end well (she is trapped there […]

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Rhodes

When it comes to drinks, visitors to Rhodes are spoilt for choice. The island has centuries of alcohol production under its belt, so you know you’re in for a quality tasting experience. The best part of a self-catering trip is that you don’t have to stick to the menu in a hotel bar, leaving your options wide open. In the […]

Hidden Gems of Rhodes

As with most of Greece, Rhodes marries beautiful weather and scenery with rich history and culture. This island is an irresistible place to relax and it is easy to get lost between the ancient civilisations and incredible ruins. Popular holiday towns like Lindos, Faliraki, and Rhodes City may hoover up most of the tourists, but look further afield and you’ll […]