With its bright green hills, rich green valleys and uninterrupted line of golden beaches, Rhodes is truly a blessed place. Add in the excellent facilities for tourism, the island’s special blend of cosmopolitan and traditional, and numerous cultural and archaeological sites and you’ve got the perfect holiday destination. While you are on the island you can take the opportunity to go on a daytrip to the following nearby islands: Kastellorizo (or Megisti) is the easternmost island in Greece, with its magnificent neo-classical houses, Symi with its beautifully preserved neo-classical buildings and the famous Archangel Michael monastery at Panormitis and Tílos, with its imposing mountains, rocky and steep coasts, beaches with crystal clear water and caves and medieval castles.