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In 2015 Rethymno was awarded with the Choice Destination Award from TripAdvisor.TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, announced the results of its 2015 Travellers’ Choice Destinations Awards, honoring the top destinations in the world, which are Europe and Greece as decided by millions of travelers.
Rethymno with its 18 sites awarded with Blue Flag certifications representing one of the most important destinations for beach tourism. The Blue Flag award is given out by the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (HSPN) to beaches that meet EU standards in water quality, information provision, safety, and beach management.
GREEK TRAVEL AWARDS is the first important initiative for the international promotion and rewarding of Greek tourist businesses and destinations in the Scandinavian market. The voting procedure provided for 50% of the votes from the public (Sweden, Norway and Denmark) and the remaining 50% from the jury members.