(Ro-dos in Greek)
Although it caters primarily for those on beach holidays, backpacking holidays in Rhodes remain popular thanks to the island's relatively cheap accommodation and acres of land to be explored. Rhodes has numerous beautiful beaches and mountainous places to walk as well as plenty of areas to enjoy cheap food. The majority of Rhodes hostels offer a relaxed and sociable atmosphere with minimal rules, no curfew and no membership required. Rhodes is also just a short trip away from a number of other Greek islands and is thus a good base for anyone on Rhodes backpacking holidays looking to explore further afield. Those on Rhodes backpacking holidays can find buses networked across the entire island with the main terminal located on Eleftherias Square in Rhodes town.