Ever go to the beach and see a sky blue flag fluttering in the breeze? That blue flag is a sign of quality!
Every year the Foundation for Environmental Education awards the iconic Blue Flag to beaches that meet all their world standards. Experts assess beaches for their convenience and accessibility, their cleanliness and quality of their sea water.
In 2021 the list of best beaches included:
Maurice Thorez beach
Lazurnaya Hotel beach
Sanatorium “Aktyor” therapeutic beach
Zelyonaya Roshcha Sanatorium beach
Radisson Collection Paradise Resort & Spa, Sochi
Chayka (for children)
Park Hotel ARFA beach
Yuzhnoe vzmorye Sanatorium beach
Dagomys Health Complex beach
What gifts to bring from the South, when magnets and shells are already there? The answer is obvious – the tasty ones!
Several millennia ago, the land around Sochi was inhabited by primitive tribes. This is evidenced by numerous finds: the ruins of fortresses, sites, caves, tools, and dolmens.