394 Greek beaches and 9 marinas made it second place of the international “Blue Flag” award. With that great number of beaches, Greece succeeded in ranking second among 48 countries across the world one more time, as usual during the past years.
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The first month of 2012 has been a very busy month for our go2halkidiki.net website, which must mean only good things for Halkidiki in 2012!
As always, we check our website visitor stats to gauge how busy the coming season might be, and again, like last year, the visits are up again which is great news!
The ‘Parea’ complex is located in the beautful area of Kalamitsi on the Sithonia peninsula of Halkidiki, just 17km from Sarti and 14km from toroni and consists of 5 guest houses which can accommodate up to 8 people each.
[ 09/12/2011 17:00 to 30/12/2011 22:00. ] We are very pleased to announce our very first competition!
This special Christmas 2011 competition is open to everyone and has been made possible by our friends at the Seaview Apartments in Nea Potidea.
The Seaview Apartments in Nea Potidea has the following excellent offers. Check out www.halkidiki-seaview.com
Ok, I know this isn’t NEWS as such, but it is a subject that’s important to me and surely needs looking into.
I don’t claim to be an expert on the regional politics of tourism, but surely I’m not the only one who can see the potential of extending the tourism season of Halkidiki.
This, for some time, to me, has been perplexing. Ok, the idea, logistics, the implementation maybe difficult, but surely, if the area acted is a ‘community’ and not an ‘individual’, then the whole system would be easier, especially in these very difficult economic times.
Track Storms in Halkidiki and throughout Greece on your mobile!
We have just launched the new site for the Nastasia Apartments in Afytos. This new site introduces the QR codes which we mentioned in a previous post.
The Nastasia Apartment complex comprises of 10 bright, stylish and spacious apartments. Each apartment is 28-30sqm and can accommodate up to 3 people. All apartments come complete with fully equipped kitchen, hallway, bedroom, air conditioning, TV, refrigerator and heating. Most apartments have 2 balconies overlooking the sea and surrounding area.
Our NEWS section and our WEATHER FORECAST section are now fully optimised for mobile use!
If you have a scanner installed on your phone, you can scan the following images into your phone, which will take you directly the relevant page, from there you can bookmark the page on you phone:
In Halkidiki, visitors have mainly been from Russia, Germany and all the Balkan countries , leading to record growth of overnight stays by about 7%. At the same time, however, owners of rented rooms, which are addressed primarily to Greeks, have seen a fall in bookings and overnight stays of more than 30%.