The facade is richly decorated with reliefs carved on local poros stone. The impressive main entrance is in the centre of the building and symmetrical openings are left on each side.
The building was constructed during the first years of the Italian occupation by the Italian architect Florestano di Fausto. It was then used as the Italian Post-Office (Palazzo delle Poste) and its function today remains the same, as it houses the Greek Post-Office (ELTA).
Bathed in the warm glow of the sun and believed to be blessed by ancient Greek gods, Lindos is an irresistible magnet for every visitor to Rhodes island. Its charming alleyways, breathtaking vistas, alluring scents of traditional cuisine, and cosmopolitan atmosphere form an unparalleled tapestry of unique character and warm, welcoming people that no one can resist.
Topics: Historic buildings, Monuments in Rhodes
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A two-storeyd building with flat roof and an arcade looking towards the road by the sea. The walls are built in the typical, local isodomic masonry. Very interesting is the structure of the interior, visible in the plans of the building.
Topics: City of Rhodes, Historic buildings, Monuments in Rhodes
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The hotel is on mount Profitis Elias (Prophet Elias), near the Byzantine monastery with the same name. It comprises two buildings, a three-storeyed one, "Elafos" and a two-storeyed one, "Elafina", both with a basement and a high pitched wooden roof.
Topics: Historic buildings
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