Looking for a weekend getaway to some nearby beaches? Look no further than the Halkidiki peninsula, located only about an hour away from the city of Thessaloniki. Known for having an intoxicating combination of blue and green waters, Halkidiki is a very popular tourist destination between the months of April and October. Its crystal clear water, sprawling beaches and restaurants along its coast attract tourists from all over the world.
There are many different hotels to choose from, ranging in price based on its location relative to the water. One of the nicest and most affordable hotels to stay at is Sani Asterias Suites, known for its superb hotel staff, location and service.
In terms of getting to Halkidiki, there are public buses running from the city of Thessaloniki twice per day at very affordable rates. This is one slice of paradise you don’t want to miss out on!
Written by & photos: Britanny Joline