Koskinou is an attractive, traditional town located on the eastern end of the Greek island of Rhodes. The town is rich in tradition and heritage, and holidays to Koskinou will appeal to culture lovers, couples and families alike.
Koskinou is a work of art in itself. Here you’ll find row upon row of traditional Greek houses, featuring bold, simplistic architecture, and vividly painted doors – in bright shades of red, turquoise, yellow and blue. Wander through the town’s narrow streets and cobbled alleyways, and you’ll pass through courtyards, parks and across colourful street mosaics. In the centre of the old part of town visitors on a holiday to Koskinou will find the ‘Traditional House’, a perfect example of Greek luxury, and decorated with ceramic plates and woven fabrics.
The modern centre of Koskinou attracts most of the town’s wealthy inhabitants, and the contemporary design here marks a stark contrast to the older areas. This district is filled with cafés, bars and tavernas, as well as a great range of restaurants. You’ll find everything here, from modern haute cuisine, to traditional Greek fish restaurants. One particular delicacy to try during a holiday in Koskinou is the sweet dish known as
melekouni. This traditional dessert was historically prepared by the housewives of Koskinou, especially for national holidays and feast days.
If you’re in search of a beach during your holiday to Koskinou, then you’ll want to head to the beautiful coastline at Reni, just 2.5km from the centre of Koskinou. This resort area has a large number of hotels, as well as bakeries, patisseries and plenty of places to grab quick drink. The beach itself is a large swathe of fine, golden sand, and a great place to swim, sunbathe or just play games in the sand. The waters are shallow until a good distance out to sea, making this a great place to come with children.
If you’re thinking of going on an excursion during your holiday in Koskinou, then Rhodes Town provides the perfect option. Just 6km away from Koskinou, at Rhodes Town you’ll find a superb selection of bars, restaurants and shopping centres, as well as museums, galleries, and a plethora of fascinating historical buildings and ancient ruins.
A holidays to Koskinou is affordable
Holidays to Koskinou are a great idea for anyone hoping to uncover some of the traditional culture of the Greek Islands. Enjoy a warm welcome from the locals, and try out some of the great local delicacies. With some fine beaches in the area as well, holidays in Koskinou have something to appeal to every taste. Book your Greece holiday with lastminute.com now, and take advantage of some fantastic savings.