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Rhodes Town
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Abandoned but Beautiful

although neglected it is worthwhile looking at it lets you see something about the passed. The... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Alan D
Perth, United Kingdom
Lots of history here

A bit neglected, but the history of the Turkish cemetery makes it worth the visit and although... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2015
Far North Coast, NSW
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Dec 30, 2017
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

although neglected it is worthwhile looking at it lets you see something about the passed. The history of Greece and Rhodes adds to the beauty and myths. You can come back year after year and still find something you have not seen before.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Alan D
Reviewed June 8, 2017

The place looks abandoned, was closed when we visit and no way to get any info when can be visited. So sad, because has a lot of potential to become a touristic attraction.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 29, 2016

Having read a description of Lawrence Durrell's stay in Rhodes (1945-47) in his "Reflections on a Marine Venus", which included scenes of him living in a little villa in the old Turkish Cemetery of Murat Reis, I set out to see if I could find...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed November 6, 2015

A bit neglected, but the history of the Turkish cemetery makes it worth the visit and although neglected the grounds tend to support the whole atmosphere of the cemetery......it didn't seem out of place due to the condition of the graves. The mosque was not...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank 4evaLuv-Holidays
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Reviewing interesting sites in Rhodes to visit, Murat Reis Mosque was one of these places. The hotel Hermes where we booked our stay, was very near. The next morning we headed to Murat Mosque, which is next to Pallazo del Gaverno and Evangelismos Church. The...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank 438bashark
Reviewed July 24, 2014

Like so many Ottoman remaining this monument is also left away from the eyes of people. Like so many Ottoman heritages in Greece - either destroyed, no repaired or used in other purposes, this monument is also not been taking care and not advertised at...More

Date of experience: July 2014
7  Thank Ali E
Reviewed May 21, 2014

The turkish cemetery and mosque are not often visited and the entrance is through the blue door at seaside. Entrance is free and you enter through the garden of the house of the custodian. This monument of the turkish occupation is interesting and romantic because...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank bas k
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