www.rhodes.gr – Official website of the municipality of Rhodes, includes news of cultural and sporting events.
www.ando.gr – Portal for the various municipalities of the Dodecanese (Greek only)
www.nad.gr – Prefecture of the Dodecanese (Greek only)
www.kep.gov.gr – something like a citizen’s advice bureau, you can ask questions here on any official issue.
www.symi.gr – Officially approved website for Symi
Embassies and consulates
ukingreece.fco.gov.uk/en/ – British embassy in Greece
ukingreece.fco.gov.uk/en/our-office-in-greece/other-locations-in-greece/british-consulate-rhodes1/ – British consulate in Rhodes
athens.usembassy.gov – American embassy in Athens
www.rodiaki.gr – local Rhodian newspaper (Greek only)
www.proodos.net – the other main local newspaper (Greek only)
www.skyfm100.com – news website of ‘Red’ television channel (Greek only)
www.athensnews.gr – Greece’s longest running English language paper
www.ekathimerini.com – abridged English version of the Greek paper Kathimerini.
Rhodes and the Dodecanese
www.inforodos.gr – complete directory of all local businesses on-line.
www.inforodos.gr – lots of adverts and only in Greek for now but does seem to include cinema and chemist details.
www.colossus.gr – includes some news and a local phone directory
www.symigreece.com – comprehensive site about all things Symi
www.dei.gr – DEI, the electricity company
www.22410.gr – Yellow pages (Greek only)
www3.aegean.gr – The University of the Aegean, based on Rhodes and Lesbos
www.medievalrose.org – organise medieval fairs annually in the Old Town.
www.literarycentre.gr – the Writers and Translation Centre of Rhodes
theasisrhodes.blogspot.com – blog from the Rhodes cinema club, some articles in English
www.ecofilms.gr – organisers of the annual film festival in Rhodes
www.mgamuseum.gr – museum of Greek Modern Art
www.musicinrhodes.gr – organise an annual program of classical music concerts in Rhodes, usually performed in the Old Town.
www.rhodesaeroclub.com – flying club
www.ippotis.com – Rhodes chess club (Greek only)
www.rodosrugby.com – Rhodes rugby club
www.rugby.gr – site for rugby in Greece
www.ferries.gr – site with ferry timetables (don’t treat these as gospel though as they are frequently subject to change)
www.allgreekferries.com – as above
www.ktel.org – site for the KTEL bus company (Greek only at present)
www.rodosisland.gr – site run by Rhodes Hotel Association, includes some news and events
www.rodos.com – accomodation, island info etc
www.rhodesguide.com – includes events
www.greeka.com/dodecanese/rhodes – general info, hotels etc
www.greekisland.co.uk/rhodes/rhodes.htm – tourist guide
www.greecetravel.com/rhodes – personal guide by Matt Barrett
www.symivisitor.com – site for the tourists and residents in Symi
Living in Greece
greeceishome.gr – forum for English-speakers living in Greece, mostly Athens-based.
honorarygreek.blogspot.com – a blog by John Manuel, an Englishman who has been living in Kiotari in the south of Rhodes for several years. He is the author of two books on his experiences in Greece – ‘Feta Compli’ and ‘Moussaka to My Ears’, and seems to be a big fan of seventies rock music and bad puns…
General expat sites
www.multilingualchildren.org – has a FAQ and lots of tips and tools
www.nethelp.no/cindy/biling-fam.html – was a useful starting point but may no longer be under development
www.bilingualfamiliesconnect.com – includes a forum and studies by experts