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Rhodes and the Dodecanese Sights

Agora and Harbor Ruins

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Updated 09/03/2014

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Excavations by Italian and Greek archaeologists have revealed ancient Agora and harbor ruins that date from the 4th century BC through Roman times. Remnants include parts of the walls of the old city, of a Hellenistic stoa, and of temples dedicated to Aphrodite and Hercules. The ruins are not fenced and, laced with pine-shaded paths, are a pleasant retreat in the modern city. In spring the site is covered with brightly colored flowers, which nicely frame the ancient gray-and-white

marble blocks tumbled in every direction.

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Over bridge from Platanou Sq., behind Castle of the Knights, Kos Town, Kos, 85300, Greece

Updated 09/03/2014

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