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A tiny village is located a few kilometers away from Rhodes Airport, is famous for its honey and where a unique Bee museum with apiaries and a gift shop is located.
Pastida village is located at the foot of the mountain Filerimos, 15 kilometers from the capital of the island. It is surrounded by olive and citrus trees, the locals live in whitewashed houses, and tourists come to taste delicious honey and to watch bees in the apiary.
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Try traditional sweets of Rhodes - very delicious nut candies made of fresh honey, nuts - sesame and almond - and grated orange.14
Watch the bees in the museum
In the village of Pastida you'll find a unique museum dedicated to the bees, where you can observe the bees and learn all about beekeeping.€21
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Pastida on the mapLocation: at the foot of the mountain Filerimos, 15 kilometers from the capital of the island.
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