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Lagomandra beach 2
Updated April 16, 2020 1 comment

Lagomandra beach

This is one of the best known and most popular beaches on Sithonia. It is located 13km southward from Nikiti and 7km northward from Neos Marmaras. Tourists form both places can reach it easily. It is 1km long and it is divided into two parts with one small...

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Platanitsi beach

Platanitsi is situated about 3 km away north of Sarti. It's the first nice beach that you will come across when going from Sarti to Vourvourou along the east coast. The beach is a part of a camp with the same name. The beach is marked well and it has...

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Interesting history of Sarti

Some locals of Sarti told us an interesting story about their small town. Today, Sarti has about 800 inhabitants during the winter. Their ancestors were banished from Turkey, from Anatolia, from the island of Avşa at the beginning of the twentieth century. In fear of slaughter prior to the attack...

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Updated April 16, 2020 8 comments

Weather in preseason

One of the most common questions we are getting is related to weather in June and September. If we neglect the fact that it is impossible to give the right answer to the question because there are simply no rules when it comes to the climate, and especially in...

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Aretes beach

Aretes beach is situated 13 km south from Neos Marmaras. It is well marked and the turn for the beach from the main road is approximately 5 km before Toroni. From there you have to go on for another 500 m, on the partly dusty partly paved road. Aretes actually...

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Spathies beach

Spathies beach is located about 7,5 km south of Nikiti. When arriving from Nikiti, after the turn to Kalogria, continue ahead for about 1 km until you reach the turn for Spathies. You can park your car at the roadside extensions, and since there's not a lot of much...

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Platania beach 1
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Platania beach

If you are accommodated in Sarti and have a desire to visit some of the secluded beaches nearby than Platania could be a good choice for you. It is located south from Sarti, just a few kilometers from Sykia. A short, dusty road, which ends with a parking space...

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Sykia beach

When we visited Sykia for the first time, we couldn't quite understand why would someone want to spend their holiday in such a small place with so little content. After spending a month in the South of Sithonia, we were proven wrong and we found out that Sykia really...

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Pastry shops on Sithonia

Greek sweets! Who can resist them? It's known that Greek bakeries and pastry shops offer a variety of sweet specialties. Even if you are lost in some mountain village with no developed tourism, there's no doubt you will be amazed by local pastries in pastry shops. Even though we try to...

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Updated April 16, 2020 2 comments

Orange beach (Kavourotripes)

This phenomenal beach is certainly one of the best on Sithonia, and probably the entire Halkidiki peninsula. It is known under several names - Orange beach, Kavourotrypes,  Portokali... Kavourotrypes is actually the name of the 5 km long coast and along this coast there's a lot of coves with white...

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