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19 Greek Beaches Lose Blue Flag Status

A total of 19 beaches in Greece were stripped of their blue flag status for failing to maintain the high environmental standards set by...

Experts Warn that Greece’s Beaches Could Turn into a Gigantic Ashtray

Greek experts say that the pollution from cigarette butts is threatening the environment and, especially during the summer, the coastal areas where holidaymakers flock. Nearly...

Hoteliers in Crete Propose 10 Euro Entry Ticket for Famous Beaches

Hoteliers in the prefecture of Chania, Crete, are proposing a 10 euro entry fee for the world-renowned beaches of Balos and Elafonisi. The proposal which...

Family of Hollywood Heavyweight Will Smith Goes Beach-Cleaning on Antipaxi

Photographs of the wife and daughter of Hollywood actor Will Smith helping Greek volunteers clean beaches on the island of Antipaxi went viral after...

TravelBird’s List of Cheapest Beaches in the World Includes Six Popular Greek Beaches

Good news for beach-goers on vacation in Greece -- according to the online travel specialist TravelBird, Greece has some of the cheapest beaches in...

A Break Down of The 10 Best Beaches on Crete (Photos)

Crete is the largest island in Greece and its coastline of 1,046 km or 650 miles makes for some extraordinary beaches. With crystal clear...

Greece’s Most Beautiful Beaches According to Tripadvisor and Paris Match

The list with the ten most beautiful beaches in Greece according to Tripadvisor was published in Paris Match as proposals to its readers. On...

Salamina: A Surprising Get-Away from Athens

If you see the above picture and it says that it is from the island of Kefalonia, you would believe it, right? Well, it's...

Crack Down on Law-Breaking Beach Businesses in Greece

Businesses leasing beach space and providing customers services such as lounge chairs and umbrellas, have over-stepped a few laws while trying to beat out...

‘Summerize’ App Lets You Reserve Sun Beds Online at Popular Greek Beaches

A new application called Summerize is making summertime activities easier by offering online reservations for sun beds and water sports at dozens of the...

Water Quality of Greek Beaches: Find out Which are Unsuitable

A report by the Panhellenic Center of Environmental Studies (PCES) found that just 96 of the 153 most popular beaches of Attica and other...

430 Greek Beaches Win a Blue Flag for 2016 (interactive map)

The Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) announced today the list of beaches and marinas that won a Blue Flag for 2016. This year, Greece was...

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