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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 ...


Municipality of Kalithea

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The Municipality of Kalithea (postal code 85105) extends on a land area of 109.750 km², on the north-eastern coast of the island of Rhodes. The village of Kalithies with a population of 5.861 is the seat of the Municipality that includes several other villages and resorts like Koskinou (pop. 3.224), ...


Municipality of Afantou

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The Municipality of Afantou(postal code 85103) extends on a land area of 115.375 km², on the eastern coast of the island of Rhodes. The village of Afantou with a population of 5,494 is the seat of the Municipality that includes several other villages and resorts. The municipality is divided in ...


Sound and Light show

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In the Municipal Garden that surround the walls of the Medieval town takes place an entertaining and educational show. Combining the dramatic architectural setting with evocative lighting, projected images and stereophonic effects, this show is a kind of theatre without actors. It narrates the story of the unequal struggles between ...


Municipality of Archangelos

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The Municipality of Archangelos(postal code 85102) extends on a land area of 115.375 km², on the eastern coast of the island of Rhodes. The village of Archangelos with a population of 5.500 is the seat of the Municipality that includes several other villages, the largest of which are the villages ...


Archangelos

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Archangelos (Greek Αρχάγγελος)¹, seat of the municipality with the same name, is located on the eastern part of the island of Rhodes, at 28 km from the town center, on the main road that connects the town of Rhodes with Lindos. It is a charming and lively village, with narrow ...


Prassonissi beach

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Prassonissi's sandy beach is, most of all, a surfers paradise, the place where everything is about the waves. Located on the last edge of the Rhodes island, in its most southern point, at about 110 km away from the capital it is the place where the Aegean sea meets the ...


Karpathos: An island off the beaten track

Karpathos: An island off the beaten track

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Their eyebrows are black and thick and their facial expressions austere and proud. The women from the small village of Olympos, high in the north of the Greek island of Karpathos, are different from the women on the rest of the island. This part of Karpathos has the harshest landscape ...

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