Rhodes

Map of Greece and the AegeanIsland in the south-east Aegean on important routes to the east and Egypt. Its three major cities (Lindos, Camirus, Ialysus) were combined in the formation of the city of Rhodes in the 4th century BC. Site of the bronze Colossus, one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world.

Above: Map of Greece and the Aegean © Beazley Archive, Ian Hiley