Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes: 6 Facts about one of the Wonders of the Ancient World

The ancient island of Rhodes, the kállistin (best) of the Greek cities as historians like to call it, has long attracted the attention of the world due to its beautiful beaches, rich history and advanced civilization. Rhodes was a city...

'Colossus of Rhodes Project' to Revive One of Ancient World's 7 Wonders

Young professionals from Greece, Spain, Italy and the United Kingdom have been inspired to take up the ambitious "Colossus of Rhodes Project," aiming to revive one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The Colossus of Rhodes was a statue of the Greek...

Mayor Pushes Forward to Rebuild Rhodes Colossus

The massive bronze Colossus of Rhodes may be rebuilt, Mayor Fotis Hatzidiacos has been quoted saying to media on Wednesday. His remarks were made regarding an exhibition on the island's history due to open at Paris's Louvre museum on...