Halkidiki is undoubtedly one of the most popular destinations in Greece during the summer months. However, only a few know that this place can satisfy the most demanding guests even the winter, since its harmonic combination of mountain and sea.
On Wednesday 25th May 2016, the official award ceremony of the program “blue flag” took place. This ceremony awards the best beaches and marinas all over the world. For the first time in the history of this event, the ceremony took place in Chalkidiki and specifically in Sithonia (Porto Carras hotel). This thing is something very different since, until now, the awards carried out through a press release from the headquarters of the program, which are located in Denmark.
After investigations of many years, the discovery of the tomb of the leading philosopher Aristotle was achieved in Stagira, and particularly in the current region of Olympiada. The official announcements were made at the conference 2400 years Aristotle (384- 322 p. X.) ιn Thessaloniki which happened to coincide, with the the presence of many archaeologists and admirers of Aristotle worldwide. There may be no evidence but serious indications and documents were presented and thats why excitement is caused in the archeological, and not only, community. Of course, an evidence was the fact that the ashes of the ancient philosopher were discovered in the building.
In 2015, HalkidikiTravel organized a vote through which it called its guests to show off the best beaches in Halkidiki. According to the results, the five best beaches are Agios Ioannis, Vourvourou, Kavourotripes, Akti Elias and Sani on the particular sequence. The survey involved 482 people.
The russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Mount Athos for second time as part of a two-day visit to Greece. The purpose of this visit was the pilgrimage and the motivation for it was the events which took place for the 1000 years of Russian monks in Athos. For his movements, there were 3 similar armored vehicles, the one was in a specially guarded space at Macedonia airport of Thessaloniki and the other two in Karyes.
HalkidikiTravel and Wild Wave Riders, offer you the opportunity to win a free FlyBoard experience in Polichrono, Halkidiki.
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-Users must be at least 18 years old.
-All actions above are mandatory in order to take part in our competition.
-The competition will be active from 19/05/2016 until 10/06/2016
-The winner will be randomly chosen on 11/06/2016 and will be announced on our social networks
-You can claim your prize from 11 June 2016 to 30 June 2016 by arrangement for a specific day and time
-The winner has to contact us within 24 hours otherwise we will proceed on a new random selection.
According to the British newspaper Guardian, two good choices for holidays, which are able to give pleasure to parents who want the ideal both for their children and for themselves, are in Greece and more specifically in Halkidiki! Both of them are beautiful hotels for quiet family vacation, at very good prices in proportion to what they offer.