Rhodes is one of the most popular islands in Greece with more days of sunshine and the longest summer of any Greek island. Home to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world as well as the crusading Knights of St John, Rhodos (Rhodes) island today is really all about highly development mass tourism – up to 100,000 tourists a day can testify to that. To accommodate so many people, Rhodos (Rhodes) island boasts of sandy beaches, a wonderful medieval town, great nightlife and plenty of archaeological sites as well as beaches packed with beautiful women (and men). Rhodes has a good road network. Since the island is large it is advised to have your own vehicle so you may explore the island. Rhodes has many and marvelous beaches, while almost all of them are organized. The most famous traditional product of Rhodes is melekouni, a local variety of pasteli (sesami and honey bar). You can also purchase some souma, which is similar to raki, a high-alcoholic drink. Rhodes has many large hotel units. Most accommodation is found at the northeast part of the island and they are mainly focused in Rhodes town, Ialysos and Faliraki where there are countless rooms of every type.