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Blue Flag Program

Blue Flag Program

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The Blue Flag Award is a voluntary eco-label program ran internationally by a non-governmental institution, the Denmark’s Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE). The Blue Flag concept was born in France during 1985 where the first French coastal municipalities were awarded the Blue Flag on the basis of criteria covering sewage ...


Elli beach

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Elli beach also known as Trambolino beach is located at the northern tip of the island, facing towards the east, very close to the town center with plenty of hotels around. It is about 400 m long and 35 m wide, running in front of the Casino of Rhodes. It ...


Faliraki 1

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Located at about 3 km from the center of Faliraki, along its famous sandy bay, in front of the Esperides Hotel, lies a well organized beach with water sports with all the 
relevant equipment. It can be freely accessed through the hotel as there are 
numerous paths leading to the ...


Ammoudes (Faliraki)

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Ammoudes is located at the northern part of the long, sandy bay of Faliraki. It has a lifeguard, life saving equipment and handicap facilities via the hotel Rodos Palladium.


Blue flag beaches

Jun 5th, 2009 Posted in News | Read the full story

Rhodes was again awarded for this season with 33 blue flag for its beaches. Read the full list of awarded beaches.


Blue flag awarded beaches for 2009

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Rhodes is the island with the cleanest beaches in the European Union as 33 Rhodian beaches have been awarded the international Blue Flag status for excelling in safety, amenities, cleanliness and environmental standards. The Blue Flag Award is a voluntary eco-label program ran by a non-governmental institution, the Denmark’s Foundation ...


Lardos beach

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Lardos beach is a Blue Flag (2008) awarded beach, situated on southern end of Pefkos bay, at about 3 km from the village of Lardos and 57 km from Rhodes town center. The beach of pure lava sand and pebbles, is well organized and doesn't get very crowed, even ...


Faliraki beach

Faliraki beach

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A renowned, wonderful 4 km long stretch of sandy beach offering every type of water-based activity, from parasailing to jet skis, at just 14 km from the town center. Packed with deckchairs, umbrellas and sunbeds, Faliraki is the most well organized beach on the island with every kind of facility, ...


Blue flag awarded beaches (2008)

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The Blue Flag Award is a voluntary eco-label program ran by a non-governmental institution, the Denmark’s Foundation for Environmental Education, that compiles a selection of organized beaches around the world (currently 37 countries and more than 3.300 beaches), based on certain criteria like the water quality, infrastructures, services and environmental ...


Greece 2nd in Blue Flag awarded beaches

Greece 2nd in Blue Flag awarded beaches

Jun 2nd, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

According to the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (HSPN) the number of blue flags awarded to Greek beaches this year increased to 430 from 428 previously, ranking the country in position No 2 in a list of 40 countries. Blue flags, awarded to beaches on qualitative criteria, were placed ...

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