by Amy Windsor
The attractions in Rhodes Island such as the Orfanidou Street, Neo agora, Academy square and Mandraki harbor are famous not only for their café culture and wall to wall bars but they have much more like cocktails, palm trees, traditional and modern music etc. You can have your best Rhodes holidays if you visit Rhodes New Town during summers and you will definitely enjoy your Rhodes holidays ideas once you will be at this place.
Historical Perspective of the Rhodes New Town
Although, the Rhodes New Town is not that new, yet it offers a lot more fun and entertainment especially during summer Rhodes holidays. History indicates that when the Greeks along with the Knights were banished out of the medieval city and its protective walls in 1522, they started establishing new neighborhoods towards the southern region named, Marasia. You can make best Rhodes holidays here during your trip.
This neighborhood was the collection of people who migrated from other countries as well as islands and settled in the north coast of the island. It is therefore one of the interesting ideas to make next Rhodes holidays at this blessed place. Apart from being referred as New Town, it was also known as Neohori. On your entrance to the New Town, you will feel yourself into a real modern city as compared to the walled ancient castle.
Most of this town was developed by the Italians when they dominated over the decayed Ottoman Empire. During Rhodes Holidays 2010, you can find many of the traffic lights, stores, mansions, apartment-type hotels and a blend of colorful motorcycles and cars. Moreover, this new town is also outstandingly taken care of and remarkably cleaned, as compared to the other Greek cities.
Places you can Visit at Rhodes New Town
Rhodes New Town contains a collection of many of the amazing tourist destinations, where you can have joy of life, whether you are with your family, friends, children, romance, couples or even alone. One among the major attractions of the area includes the New Market, which is close to the port. It is primarily a huge 7-sided infrastructure that carries an outdoor major courtyard; where there was once a medieval fish market in the large exhibition area with the fish decorations. You can also find many of the fancy cafés in front of the market, where you can get plenty of things.
Similarly, you can also find a number of shops inside and outside the building. Likewise, it offers a superb gourmet deli, which is quite next to the fine traditional ouzerie Indigo, with a variety of restaurants. It is the place, where you can find cuts of lamb & pork and chickens at anytime you want.
Shells, sponges, beads and jewelry are the hallmarks of the shaded park area among the new market and entry point of old city. In addition to all this caricaturing by a trained painter will make your visit to this place memorable and thrilling for you. You must visit all popular destinations especially New Town in order to enjoy your Rhodes Holidays at its best.
Hotels in Rhodes provide cozy accommodation on Rhodes Island and make your Rhodes holidays memorable for you.