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In the directory of travel agencies or in the hotel description on the Internet you may find the word "Beach marked with the Blue flag. In the hotel itself is small azure flag proudly flies at the reception. Or on the beach - unless, of course, the resort has that right...In the directory of travel agencies or in the hotel description on the Internet you may find the word "Beach marked with the Blue flag. In the hotel itself is small azure flag proudly flies at the reception. Or on the beach - unless, of course, the resort has that right.Blue flag is an international award that is given the most clean and well equipped beaches of coastal cities or private beaches of hotels (more details in section "dossier "KP"). Honorary badge is given to the beach for one season. Next summer, the check is carried out again - not to relax!"Quality mark" for beaches was invented in France in 1985. Soon the flags colors ultramarine graced the coast of the other European countries, and now this symbol is recognized almost all over the world. In 2007 it received 2672 beach different countries. Blue flag can be worn not only beaches, but also the coast, lakes and rivers.Alas, Crimea boast at least one "Blue flag" yet. But if you are planning a vacation in Europe may opt for a resort with an international "seal of quality"!SpainAlmost five hundred Spanish beaches are proud of "Blue flags" is a world record (see chart)! Including coast and our favorite tour fun resort towns of the Costa Brava and the Costa Dorada beaches of Mallorca and the Canary Islands. On the South, the Andalusian coast of Spain dozens of flags flying over the Costa del Sol and Costa de La Luz. Now become very popular Sunny resorts of the Costa Blanca: Benidorm, Denia, Torrevieja. And there blue not only sea, but also the banners above him. In General, what resort Spain whatever you choose, you can be assured that a clean beach there.GreeceThe country of Homer - the second highest number of beaches with Blue flag. A lot of them on the beautiful Islands of Crete, Corfu, Rhodes, KOs, Mykonos. Not deprived and the coast of mainland Greece, Halkidiki, Attica, Argolis.FranceCote d'azur, other Mediterranean resorts and beaches on the Atlantic coast can boast a Blue flag.TurkeyThe peculiarity is that the "Blue flag" here more often than not have not city, and hotel beaches in Antalya, Alanya, Kemer, Bodrum and other resorts.Italy"Squadra Azzurra", i.e. "squadron blue" - so called the Italian national team on football. But seaside resorts of the country can be called the same! "Blue flags" are present on all coasts of Italy, wherever you are going on vacation, to Emilia Romagna, Liguria, a neighborhood of Naples, Sicily or Sardinia. Award-winning also the shores of mountain lakes Garda and Maggiore.FROM THE FILESBlue flag - a sign which is awarded to beaches that meet these requirements:pure water (no industrial pollution, if necessary, remove algae, etc.);clean sand or pebbles;enough litter bins, clean them regularly, there are containers for recyclable waste;there are toilets, and they are in good condition;all equipment (umbrellas, cabanas, benches, houses lifeguards, etc.) is maintained in good condition;lifeguard, first aid;on the beach you can find drinking water;if the resort has several beaches with Blue flag, at least one must be prepared for the disabled (convenient access, accessible toilets);there is information about the environment: water quality, local nature, ecosystems, etc.).FLY IN THE OINTMENTGolden sand is not guaranteed!Perfect beach we usually imagine so: fine Golden sand, gently sloping bottom, no rocks... Keep in mind: the "Blue flag" you can't guarantee! He promises only clean and equipped beach. And the beach and the bottom may well be what nature might have, even if we don't like: with slippery rocks and large pebbles, for example.