This pocket guide is designed to add another dimension to a walking holiday in Rhodes. It caters for those who only want to stroll, those who prefer a long walk — or even those who are just want recommendations for things to do in Rhodes and restaurants in Rhodes. Whether you fly out for a week or a fortnight, with this book you’ll have in your hand enough walks, excursions, restaurants and recipes to last throughout — so you can choose the most appealing. For each suggested restaurant there is a photograph of the décor and one of their dishes, plus sample menu, price guide, opening times and a recipe for one of their specialities. Other sections include: planning your trip, logistics on arrival, local markets and specialities, glossary of local food terms, and a restaurant mini-vocabulary. A special feature is the emphasis on natural local foods suitable for those with food intolerances. All recipes have been made by the authors and are known to ‘work’.
For an extremely useful source of information about the island, click here http://www.greekisland.co.uk and choose Rhodes.
Area covered: all of Rhodes; there is also a boat trip to another island, Kastellórizo
The best months for walking in Rhodes are mid-April to mid-June and September/October (the summer is far too hot for walking).