Rhodes ARCHIVE

9 September 2016
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For the last two years the Marketing Greece team has been taking the readers of DiscoverGreece.com on a journey through all the wonderful Greek destinations. This summer was no exception as the site was once again full of articles and images of blue waters, sandy beaches, ideas for water sports and summer events on the ...

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Deputy Secretary General of the Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC)

9 September 2016
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I first visited Rhodes as a young girl in 1965. Before arriving, I had read Lawrence Durrell’s companion to the landscape of   Rhodes, “Reflections on a Marine Venus”.  My favorite passage from that book – “In Rhodes the days drop as softly as fruit from trees. Some belong to the dazzling ages of Cleobulus and ...

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Composer and guitarist

9 September 2016
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I was born and raised in Athens. My mother came from Rhodes and my grandfather from Naxos. My first contact with music was at the age of 8 when I started taking guitar lessons. The bouzouki won me over in 1964 and that’s how my involvement in the recording industry in Greece started, with great ...

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Communications Consultant

8 August 2016
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When asked where I was born, I often jokingly respond by saying: “On a jet plane, somewhere over the Atlantic, on a flight aller-retour JFK-ATH or vice versa.” Actually, I was born in New York, but the number of times I visited Greece in my youth made it feel so much like “home.” In fact, ...

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5 May 2016
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When I am looking at a magic smile under a blue summer hat, sitting with the sunshine reflected all around me, surrounded by white, yellow-hearted Frangipani, in front of walls that are hiding behind curls of lilac Bougainville and having coffee in the afternoon, then I am on Rhodes. When the rosy Rhodian pebbles on ...

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