Turkey has been chosen third in the world in 2014 with its 397 blue-flagged beaches, according to the Chamber of Shippingâs (DTO) Ä°zmir Branch.
In 2012, the number of blue-flagged beaches in Turkey was 355, marinas 19 and yachts 13, while in 2013 the number of blue-flagged beaches numbered 383, marinas 21 and yachts 13.
GASTAAD - Serbian tennis player Viktor Troicki failed to qualify for the Gstaad ATP semifinal as he was beaten in the quarterfinal match by Spain's Fernando Verdasco, 6-4, 6-7 (7-9), 6-1.
Troicki fiercely opposed the Spanish player as the match's expected winner, currently ranked 38th on the ATP list, and nearly managed to beat him.
Shares in Nuclearelectrica, the company that runs Romania’s sole nuclear power plant in Cernavoda, on Friday rose by almost 2 per cent on the Bucharest Stock Exchange, BVB, following the announcement of a deal to construct new units.
Bulgaria and Spain's Costa del Sol are the best holiday destinations for British tourists, the study of British website Post Office Travel Money shows.
According to the survey, British families can get more food, drinks and beach accessories for less money on the beaches of Spain and Bulgaria compared to the rest of the European resorts.