Blue flags for 57 beaches
SOME 57 beaches in Cyprus have been given the prestigious Blue Flag this year, rewarding their compliance with a number of criteria on environmental management, water quality, and safety.
Speaking at Kourion beach at Limassol’s Episkopi, where a blue flag was raised, the general secretary of the Cyprus marine protection association (CYMEPA) said the Blue Flag tradition has been helping Cyprus promote sustainable development.
Michalis Ierides said that by participating for some 18 years in the voluntary competition, local authorities...
(Source: Cyprus Mail)
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