Attractions and Places to Visit in Kos
Kos Island has its own share of folklore and mythology. It has found explicitly mentioned in the Greek mythology. As mentioned previously, the island is the birthplace of the father of medicine, Hippocrates. The Castle of the Knights of Saint John is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Kos, mostly because of the Tree of Hippocrates that stands by it. The huge, old plane tree is rumored to be the descendant of the tree, under which Hippocrates taught his students 2500 years ago. You can also visit many more attractions and learn about the special history of Kos.