Relaxing Holidays to Pastida
Pastida offers holidaymaker an authentic island atmosphere. It is located inland just north of Rhodes and 15kms from the airport. This resort benefits from being in an area surrounded by citrus and orange groves. It is in a beautiful area which is ideal for a relaxing holiday for those who want to get away from the hustle and bustle. It has a small number of restaurants, tavernas and shops.
Pastida attracts couples and those looking for a quiet relaxing holiday in the sun. Families with small children might prefer to be closer to the beach, however most hotels have outdoor pools. Sun seekers who like to get away from crowds will enjoy the tranquil atmosphere here. The village has easy access to the coast, but it is far enough away to avoid the noise and bustle that is part of the beach scene. Life is lived at a gentle pace and holidaymakers bask in the warmth and welcome of the locals as well as the sunshine.
A Pastida holiday offers a tranquil break in a charming village within easy reach of the coast and the capital Rhodes Town.
Things to do
The nightlife is very low-key with hotels providing in-house entertainment. The restaurants and tavernas in the village offer quiet evenings where you can dine under the stars in a relaxed atmosphere. Those looking for a livelier nightlife can take a taxi or a bus to Rhodes Town where they can party until dawn. Rhodes Town also offers the best places to shop on the island. Within the walls in the Turkish quarter is Sokratous Street where you will find luxury goods, fashion boutiques and jewellers. Outside the walls are numerous craft, gift and souvenir shops. Why not take one of the many boat trips from Rhodes harbour. Pastida has limited shopping with mini-markets providing holiday essentials as well as the usual gift and souvenir shops.
There are a small number of restaurants and tavernas in the village serving a variety of food from traditional island fare to international cuisine. Fish plays an important part in the diet on Rhodes and small fried fish, shellfish and kalimari are firm favourites. Lamb and chicken are the favourites in meat dishes. Wines made in Rhodes are very pleasant and good value for money. Fast food stalls, Souvlatzidiki, sell takeaway souvlakis, a type of kebab. For a more substantial snack these are sometimes wrapped in pita bread and called gyros.
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