The capital of the prefecture of Rodopi, Komotini, is the seat of the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, administrative center of Thrace and home of the Democritus University of Thrace. Komotini is a modern urban center which is in continuous development in all sectors.
Komotini has very good hotels and proficiency in bed. The city offers much more than many other provincial towns. In Komotini will find good food, attentive pastry, traditional products, nonstop nightlife, adequate sports facilities, a theater, four music schools, dance schools, museums, and since 2010 the third Hall of Greece. Along the seaside with sufficient road access, you will find hotels, Camping, organized and free beaches with bars and water activities, restaurants, taverns, etc. In these areas, look for the Fanari beach, Arogi, the Messi Beach, Beach Imeros, The Profitis Ilias, the Alkiona, the Plataniti and St.Haralambos.
As at May 14 every year is celebrated in Komotini the Liberal of Thrace, which include a number of events with dominant feature traditional dances, involving dance groups from all over Greece and abroad.