Kalithea is a popular package holiday resort close to Faliraki. There's no real village to Kalithea, it's more just a collection of large, all-inclusive style hotels. There's a few tavernas, supermarkets and car hire shops but minimal night life.
Lardos is a village just west of Lindos, close to the middle of the east coast of Rhodes. The hub of Lardos is the central square where all the roads into the town converge, this is where you'll find a collection of tavernas, supermarkets and other cafes and shops.
Pefkos is a small village on the east coast of Rhodes clost to Lindos. It's an ideal place for a laid back holiday as it's based around a large sandy beach that's easily walkable from most hotels and has a good array of dining and nightlife options.
Rhodes town is the capital and lies on the northern tip of the island. It's split into 2 sections, the old town with cobbled streets and historical sites and the modern new town with an almost endless amount of hotels, restaurants and nightlife.
Afandou is a town on the east coast of Rhodes. It has everything you need including tons of hotels, a huge selection of tavernas, restaurants, supermarkets, bakeries, travel agencies, vehicle rental shops, a 7km long beach and a golf course too.
Faliraki is towards the northern end of the east coast. In the past it's had a reputation as an 18-30 destination with large groups of drunken revellers filling the streets but it’s grown and developed over the years into more of a family friendly resort.
Gennadi is a village just south of Lindos on the south east coast of Rhodes. It's a working village as well as a tourist destination so it does feel a bit different to the usual tourist resorts with a more authentic Greek way of life shining through.
Ialyssos is spread out over a large area with dozens of hotels, including all-inclusive style places close to the beach as well as many smaller ones too. There's an almost endless supply of restaurants and tavernas with various cuisines available.
Ixia isn’t really a village or town, it’s more a collection of enormous hotels plus a few restaurants and shops located along the main coast road between Rhodes Town and Ialysos. It caters mainly to package holiday makers with good bars restaurants and night life.
Karterados is a traditional village, slightly inland to the east of Fira, it's made up of one main street that runs through the centre of the village and other narrow streets with traditional Cycladic buildings as well as cave houses built into the rocks.