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Diagoras Momument

Platia Archiepiskopou Chrisanthou | Akti Miaouli & 28is Oktovriou, Rhodes Town 851 00, Greece
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Fantastic Monument

Lovely statue on a roundabout near our hotel in Rhodes. Such a fine sculpture in lots of detail... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Deena B
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Greenford,middx, United Kingdom
This is a very good sculpture along the road

One of my favorite statues memeorials. Diagoras Diagorides was a sportsman-wrestler -boxer of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cosmitor
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Rhodes Town, Greece
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Platia Archiepiskopou Chrisanthou | Akti Miaouli & 28is Oktovriou, Rhodes Town 851 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely statue on a roundabout near our hotel in Rhodes. Such a fine sculpture in lots of detail .1st thing we saw in Rhodes .

Thank Deena B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of my favorite statues memeorials. Diagoras Diagorides was a sportsman-wrestler -boxer of the city.They're holding up Neptune between them, as a mark of honour:This is a good monument to see at sunset...!!!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This statue is actually in the middle of a roundabout which for us was about 12min walk up the road. Nice statue tho

Thank grahamegolding31
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is just ok - really wasn't worth the walk from our hotel! But we did enjoy the view and watching the sun as it set. The colors were magnificent as it reflected over the water.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for a ‘must do’ or a ‘hidden gem’ then keep looking. Some people get really excited about nothing on here like they’ve just discovered Tutankhamen. It’s a bronze statue, with a little history behind it I won’t patronise you by also googling,...More

Thank D L
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

It is just a statue, gives nice photo opportunity. Located at middle of roundabout. While visiting Rhodes town you are passing it often, but don't give attention to it. Easy place to find, in front of Blue Sky hotel, so it is quite good meeting...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

This is a very good sculpture along the road showing two Olympic brothers holding up their olympic father

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

It is located 15- minutes by walk from Elli Beach and close to Ialyssos beach. 3-4 minutes to bars street and hotel area. One of my favorite statues memeorials. Diagoras Diagorides was a sportsman-wrestler -boxer of the city. Name of the Rodos airport also Diagorides...More

Thank Emre E
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We noticed this monument as we drove out of Rhodes Town on our way to the Acropolis of Rhodes. Our driver explained that Diagoras was an Olympian boxing champion from the 5th century BC. The statue shows him on the shoulders of his 2 sons,...More

Thank Linda Y
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Another of the wonderful statues that Greece is famed for: this time for a father and son in a winning Olympic team of swimmers. They're holding up Neptune between them, as a mark of honour: and its on the roundabout just opposite the Blue Sky...More

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