8 Photos of an Island That Proves Greece Really Is "East Meets West"

Where are you? Saudi Arabia, Iran or maybe Morocco?

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Oman? Iran, Jordan or Iran?

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This is Rhodes, Greece.

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Greece falls right in between 3 continents. Europe, Asia and Africa.

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To mix things up even more, the photos you have seen so far are of a Moorish style bath but they were built by the Italians in the 30's.

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And then we find ourselves in the oldest inhabited medieval town in all of Europe.

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You would expect this medieval town and castle to be located in the UK. You wouldn't even guess this would be found even near Greece but it is.

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And the oldest architecture of all you'll see in Rhodes.

The Temple of Apollo and the architecture of ancient Greece.

From the Middle East to medieval Europe with the background of the Aegean. Greece (Rhodes more specifically) is truly a place where "East meets West".

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