Le Marche has been given 15 Blue Flags, the prestigious international award given annually to well-kept beaches across Europe by the Foundation for Environmental Education as a gaurantee to tourists that they are visiting one of the best beaches in the world. Le Marche ties with Tuscany for the highest number of Blue Flags for any region in Italy!
The ever important "eco-label" is given to beaches that meet strict criteria including water quality, environmental management, safety and other services.
The region's towns with Blue Flag beaches this year are - from north to south - Gabicce Mare, Pesaro, Fano, Senigallia, Sirolo, Numana, Porto Recanati, Potenza Picena, Civitanova Marche, Porto Sant'Elpidio. Fermo-Lido/Casablanca Marina, Porto San Giogio, Cupra Marittima, Grotammare and San Benedtto del Tronto.
Thank you Marche Voyager for the Summer Newsletter keeping us up to date on Le Marche!