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nea flogita (40)
Updated July 12, 2018 2 comments

Nea Flogita and Nea Plagia

Nea Flogita and Nea Plagia are half-an-hour drive from Thessaloniki, and they  belong to the peninsula Halkidiki. These are two connected villages. There are no a lot of accommodation objects and hotels in the towns since a great number of objects and villas are owned by private owners from...

siviri kassandra chalkidiki (18)
Updated January 23, 2018 2 comments


Siviri is a small place with the mediterranean atmosphere in the west of the peninsula Kasandra on Halkidiki. From Thessaloniki is less than 100km distant. The town is small, but it has got all the necessary contents for a peaceful, family vacaton, several markets, taverns, fast-food restaurants, bakery shops, meat...

possidi village kassandra sidera restaurant
Updated September 13, 2018 1 comment

Local products on Kassandra

Kassandra on Halkidiki produces excellent honey, olive oil and cipuro (grape brandy). The best known honey is the one produced in Agia Paraskevi and you can buy it on the spot from the manufacturer or in local stores. In Kassandra you can also find excellent fruit jam produced in local plantations,...

Fourka 6
Updated January 23, 2018 1 comment

Skala Fourka

Fourka is a very small town on the peninsula Kasandra on Halkidiki, about 100km from Thessaloniki. It has a sandy beach, with the crystal clear water. Under the water is mostly the sand, with the exception of a meter-two belt of rocks at the entrance, and then come the sand...

chrousso ksenia beach kassandra (39)
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Chrousso bay and Xenia beach

Many will say that the part of the coast between Paliouri and Pefkohori is the most beautiful in Kassandra. Opinions vary, but certainly there are three large and beautiful beaches: Chrousso bay, Golden beach and Glarokavos. For each of these beaches different names are used, so visitors are often confused...

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Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Golden beach

Going toward Pefkohori, after Paliouri, you'll come across a large bay called Golden beach. It's a beach similar to Xenia (Paliouri), except that instead of fine sand it has small or larger gravel. This beach is less crowded and more peaceful, situated in the lee, so there's no waves...

Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Glarokavos beach

Between Paliouri and Pefkohori, right after Golden beach, lies Glarokavos, natural lagoon mainly used for tying boats and not arranged for bathing. The whole coast, from the lagoon to Pefkohori, is mostly known as Glarokavos. This coast is beautiful, gentle, with fine or large gravel. The depth of the water...

pefkohori beach kassandra halkidiki
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Beaches between Polichrono and Pefkohori

Beach in Pefkohori is a very long and narrow, with fine gravel, gradual depth and numerous bars. You can swim in the city, or just outside close to the famous bars. Between Pefkohori and Hanioti there are also beach bars. The most known are Agistri and Molos, located 1km before...

kallithea kassandra halkidiki (39)
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Beaches close to Kallithea and Kriopigi

Kallithea has one of the most beautiful beaches of Kassandra. The beach is long, with several meters of shoal, and the turquoise sea. The sand is very fine and soft, and the sea is beautiful and clear. The right part of the local beach in Kallithea (towards Kriopigi) is...

nea kallikrateia kassandra (26)
Updated July 27, 2018 no comments

Nea Kallikratia

Nea Kallikratia is a town of about 10000 inhabitants, and it belongs to Halkidiki region. It's actually one of the nearest resorts to Thessaoloniki and Serbia, located at the very beginning of Halkidiki, that is, Kasandra. It's 35km away from Thessaloniki, and a little less distant from Kasandra and...