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Street of the Knights of Saint John on Rhodes

The centre of medieval Rhodes, a paved street, stretching from the main port of the city to the majestic Palace of the Grand Masters.

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Street of the Knights of Saint John

#2 of 17 things to do on Rhodes
Street of the Knights of Saint John (its other name Ippoton) stretches 200 meters long and 6 meters wide. It was built in the 14th century and quickly become a favourite place for walks of influential members of the aristocracy, knights and other local residents.

The houses here are built in the spirit of the Middle Ages, of stone blocks with flat fronts, once in the street of the Knights of Saint John placed the main buildings of the city - the Catholic Cathedral, the administrative centre, a hospital and an arsenal.

Region: Rhodes, Greece

Location: Rhodes city

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