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Colossus of Rhodes

I visited the Dodecanese island of Rhodes in 1998 for an end of season bargain holiday.   It was a holiday when accommodation was allocated on arrival and we did rather well because we were given a room at the Rodos Palace Hotel at Ixia on the coast just outside of the town of Rhodes.

This is a five star hotel that is used by the President of Greece no less for his summer holidays but I expect he gets a garden VIP suite with private pool whereas we only had a standard family self catering garden apartment.  We had no complaints about this however and we enjoyed staying in one of the nicest hotels that we have ever been to.

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