Rhodes island Old Town
The Old Town of Rhodes( Medieval town of Rhodes) is a World Heritage Monument, where the atmosphere of adventure and mystery will carry you to another world. The Old Town hosts a mosaic of ancient, Byzantine, medieval and Italian monuments. This includes the famous street of the Knights 6 metres wide, where most medieval buildings are found. The Street of the Knights connects the Palace of the Grand Master, otherwise known as Castello with the former hospital which has been converted into a museum.In the centre of the Old Town stand the minarets, the Turkish baths, the grand mosque of Suleiman, the old market and other buildings of tourist interest.Wandering through the narrow streets of the old town you will find yourself in front of Socrates Street, the famous shopping street. Here you will find wonderful shops, souvenirs, the famous leather sandals and many more items! You will be able to taste delicious ice creams and sit in the various tourist coffee shops and restaurants. The road ends at the square with a large fountain; continuing your walk, you will come to the smallest fountain with the seahorses and very close by you will come to the Jewish synagogue.The old town is located in the heart of Rhodes town and the best way to enjoy its romantic atmosphere is to walk through it.Also, do not fail to visit the Old Town of Rhodes at night, renowned for its rich nightlife until the early hours.