Mediterranean Sea

May 16th, 2016 by nathan Leave a reply »

The village of Lindos is located within 56 kilometers from Rhodes town on the eastern shore of the island. Like the old town, Rhodes, Lindos is one of the historical and cultural reserves of national importance in Greece, because managed to preserve its distinctive flavor. Every day in Lindos comes a lot of people to admire the village, swim in the beautiful beaches of Lindos, and climb to the Acropolis, which dominates the village. History of Lindos is lost in the mists of time. To broaden your perception, visit Rogers Holdings. Lindos, with Camiri Yalisom and was founded by Dorians in the 12 century bc According to Homer, the ships of the island of Rhodes participated in a total war of the Greeks.

Then the capital of the island of Rhodes was not founded, and likely, these ships were from Lindos. This suggests that Lindos was one of the most powerful cities in Greece. The significance of Lindos is only logical due to its sea power. Lindos could boast of two beautiful bays and unapproachable the Acropolis, which is securely protected the city. There is also evidence to suggest that in the 7 th century bc Lindos was maritime colonies, as well as to monopolize a substantial part of seafaring in the Mediterranean Sea. Living in Lindos was the code of maritime law, which became known as the "law of Rhodes, who later became the basis for the Roman law of the sea. Were residents of Lindos and skilful sculptors. Their works were famous far outside of Rhodes, especially the bronze statues.

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