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Updated April 27, 2020 1 comment

Toroni

Toroni is a town in the south-west of Sithonia which dates back to antique times. During its history it had been reigned interchangeably by several kingdoms, from Persians to Greeks, and then by Byzantium and Turks, and it was reigned again by Greece at the beginning of 20th century....

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Sykia

Sykia is one of the oldest villages on Sithonia, and certainly the biggest one. The settlers of this village are known for their unbreakable spirit and distinct mentality. Maybe this is the reason why they were some of the main participants of the uprising against the Turks in the...

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Updated April 27, 2020 2 comments

Neos Marmaras

Neos Marmaras is located in the  middle of the western side od Sithonia, 767km away from Belgrade. Nicely spreading over 3 surrounding hills it is the center of all events on Sithonia, so everyone can find something appealing to them, whether it be fun, gastronomy, luxury, beaches... Neos Marmaras was...

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Metamorfosi

Metamorfosi is a small place at the beginning (western entrance) of Sithonia, with about 500 inhabitants. It is characteristic of a dense pine forest that extends over the coast, and sometimes up to 300m into the interior of the peninsula. Given that the place is small and ideal for...

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Updated April 27, 2020 2 comments

Nikiti

Nikiti is located at the very beginning of Sithonia, and it is the first place that can be seen after Thessaloniki (100 km away). About 3000 citizens live there throughout a year.
This place a very long history, it had been completely destroyed several times firstly by...

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Porto Koufo

Porto Koufo is a small, fishing place perfect for real relaxation and enjoying in peace. The place is only 2km away from the bigger place Toroni and has got the biggest natural harbour in Greece, as long as 1,5km. Porto Koufo means “the deaf harbor” when translated because it...

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Vourvourou

Vourvourou is located on the eastern coast of Sithonia, and it is 120km away from Thessaloniki and 50km from Polygyros. From the Nikiti it is 10km away, whereas from well-known places Sarti and Neos Marmaras is as equally distant (30km). This is a place that stretches many kilometers along...

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Pyrgadikia

Pyrgadikia is a modern town that once used to be a fishing town, built on the hill, in the shape of an amphitheatre, and it is a small peninsula on a peninsula. It is only 100km away from Thessaloniki, and from a bigger place Poligiros about 35 km. It is...

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Which place to choose on Sithonia?

What place for summer vacation to choose on Sithonia, is a frequently asked question that is not easy to answer, because it all depends on personal preferences. On this occasion, we will make a brief overview of the advantages and disadvantages of each town in Halkidiki, so you can...

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Updated April 21, 2020 no comments

Metagitsi

Metagitsi is a town on Sithonia, rarely mentioned in tourist guides. It's located on the land, 14 km away from Metamorfosi on one side and 5 km away from Salonikiou beach from the other. Metagitsi was built on the former territory of an ancient town called Assa. Today, this village has...

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