Chalkidiki(Halkidiki) is located in northern Greece in the region of Makedonia.Chalkidiki has three peninsulas Sithonia, Kassandra and the autonomous Mount Athos. Polygyros is the capital of Chalkidiki.Other main cities are Agios Nikolaos, Toroni, Marmaras, Nikiti, Sarti, Moudania, Kallithea,Potidea and Pefkochori. Cholomontas mountains is located in the northcentral part of Chalkidiki. Chalkidiki borders on Thessaloniki to the north.In ancient Greece the first settlers in this area arrived from Chalcis and Eretria, cities in Euboea, around the 8th century BC. They founded cities such as Mende, Toroni and Scione.A second wave came from Andros in the 6th century BC.Later King Plillipos of Makedonia Greece conquered Chalkidiki and made it part of the Kingdom of Makedonia. The ancient city of Stageira was the birthplace of the great philosopher Aristotle.

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