“Blue Flag” – an international award . It is presented annually since 1987, the beaches, the water which meets the highest quality standards and is suitable for safe bathing . Homeland Blue Flag France, there was first awarded beaches in 1985. Nomination presents Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), consists of 65 organizations in 60 countries. Head – The apartment is located in Denmark. The jury evaluates the condition of the water and the beaches on 31 criteria, including: water quality, convenience coast security. Beaches around the world seek to get the symbol of excellent quality. Second place , as in the past year , Greece took among 49 countries by number “blue flag” that marked the country’s beaches . This year, 393 received the blue flag beach of Greece. Most “blue flag” on the islands of Crete, Corfu and on the Halkidiki peninsula .