is the most popular of the Ionian Islands. It is a very
green island and a mixture of the civilizations that have
passed through at various times.
The town of Corfu (Kerkyra) impresses
and charms the visitor with its two forts, narrow streets,
tall houses, arcades, Venetian-built Town Hall, church
to Saint Spyridon, the corfu island's patron saint, flower-filled
gardens, and balconies with their superb wrought-iron
fences. Flooded with sights, Corfu is a small paradise
on Earth. From Paleokastritsa to Kanoni, from the Achillion
to Pontikonissi and the Corfu's northern coast,
one will find crystal water scenic coves greenery
and vegetation that 'sinks' into the deep blue sea.
Corfu island it is easy to combine relaxation
with intense night life. Having decided to visit Corfu Greece,
one of the most interesting islands of the Ionian sea,
prepare yourself for an unparalleled experience. An amalgam
of natural beauties, traditional features and archaeological
sites. Corfu island lies to the north of the Ionian sea
at the entrance of Adriatic.
It is the second largest island in the group known as
the Seven Islands, or Eptanisa. Corfu is the island of miracles
and wonders, where every moment the scene changes without
affecting the harmony of the terrain.
The most green of the Greek islands, Corfu , has three million
olive trees. As well as flower-strewn countryside and
Adriatic-style villages, it has splendid coastal scenery
and some excellent secluded beaches. On this cosmopolitan
island, you’ll be able to combine relaxation with
good times and a full nightlife, for corfu is an international
tourist centre which can satisfy the demands of the most
Travel and Tourist Guide for this Greek island of Corfu Greece
Holiday guide offering
a wide range of information about Corfu island. Includes
maps weather forecasts and links to Corfu hotels, yacht and
car hire, restaurants & tavernas, and other local businesses information for Corfu.
Travellers to Corfu normally arrive by air at the conveniently located airport just south of Corfu Town in the centre of the island. Flights to Corfu
land daily from all over Europe, with resorts on the island proving popular to visitors from many countries. The airport is frequently used by many low cost airlines as well as major tour operators.
small friendly apartments complex situated in Chalikounas beach (only 50m from the sea), one of the most beatifull natural enviroments in Corfu Greece.
|Christina's Apartments & Studios
Christina apartments located on the beautiful island of Corfu Greece (Kerkyra) and only a few minutes away from the center of the famous resort of Messonghi and the beach.
|Memories Beach Apartments "Recommended!!"
family run bussines apartments in Corfu. offers
comfortable and clean accommodation convenient to all the resorts
amenities. Located direclty on the bach only 10 meters from the sea and has magical views.
|Villa Pepy "Recommended!!"
Family owned apartments located in Messonghi Corfu, on the top of a small hill, just 20 meters for the beach, offering panoramic view to the Ionian sea.
Fabulous Studios and Apartments accommodation run by very friendly family. For pleasant vacations, in the quietness of nature, viewing the all green paradise of PALEOKASTRITSA Corfu
|Adriatica view Apartments "Recommended!!"
located on the beautiful island of Corfu (Kerkyra) and only a few minutes away from the sandy beach od Gardeno (South Corfu)
|ZEFIROS HOTEL PALEOKASTRITSA
The natural beauty of the surroundings, where crystal-clear waters meet lush mountains, makes the location unique. Zefiros hotel
is built on 4 levels joined by external stairs, in pure Corfiot style
|Villa Loukis "Recommended!!"
Deluxe Suites is located in a tranquil site on the west coast of the Ionian island of Corfu.
The privileged position of the Villa Loukis
, surrounded by tall olive trees and blending together with the landscape , offers breathtaking view of the sea
The most popular beaches in Corfu are those along the western coastline of the area of Mesi.
The eastern beaches, from Kontokali
and from Benitses
are the most developed, with hotels, bars and all kinds of facilities. The northern shores vary, both in natural beauty and their tourist profile. From Kassiopi
the coast is very green, with small pebble beaches; from Acharavi
and from Agios Stefanos
to Agios Georgios (north)
and Aghios Gordios,
there are endless stretches of sand and endless resorts. Sidari, Glyfada
are special cases: landscapes of unique natural beauty, but heavily developed for tourism. The beaches in southern Corfu,
particularly those on the west coast, are the most quiet: broad sandy expanses with few facilities, perfect for those who like a more natural setting away from the crowds ....
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The common perception about Greece is that it is a country with glorious sunshine and sandy beaches.
Greece is much more than that. Discover the combination of cultures and civilisations, the move towards the future, dive into the rich historical heritage or enjoy the blend of dreamlike images of the landscape.
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Paleokastritsa is probably the most picturesque area of Corfu Greece. It is the place that must be visited when someone visits Corfu. The natural beauty of the land and sea is a treat for everyone. The village itself is small, surrounded by hills and cliffs - an idyllic setting which led British High Commissioner Sir Frederic Adam to popularize Paleokastritsa in the nineteenth century.
|Tucked away in the south of Corfu, Kavos is the resort if you want to party. If you want some sleep, avoid it at all costs. Sleeping here is a daytime activity! The main street in Kavos is lined with bars and discos, many of which don't get going till late in the evening and then keep going all through the night. Kassiopi is a lively resort at the North East corner of Corfu island, 22km north of Kerkyra town and the airport. A charming little fishing village, with a traditional port. Tourism has of course had its influence, but you can still find local fishermen bringing home the morning catch down at the harbour .
Looking to go on holiday on Corfu Greece? Then you should visit the Corfu-holidays.biz. Website with wide variety of accommodation options for you to choose from. Corfu villas, hotels, all inclusive bargain packages, bungalows, and self catering apartments or studios, throughout the island. Arrange everything for you, including specific requests, transfers, island hopping, business trips, limo service, honeymoon packages, spa, student holidays, festivals, conference, organized tours, yachts and boat trips, car hire, group or private excursions, weddings in Corfu island, information on flights, ferry tickets, or anything else you may need.
They say life is a beach and the beach is certainly one of the most important ingredients of a good holiday.
Corfu's coastline is awash with wonderful beaches and you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding which one to head for. In Corfu Greece you can find many types of beaches, such as secluded ones... for private things!!! Popular beaches... Rugged and rocky ones... You can pick one according to your personal taste and you'll definitely be satisfied!!!
A colourful mix of cultural influences and marvellous blend of architecture make this town a fascinating place to explore, with its spacious squares, French arcade, traditional Venetian mansions, Byzantine church, British-built 19th-century palace and numerous monuments ...
Sidari is actually two small coastal villages connected by a long sweeping sandy beach and two smaller beaches. With the effects of tourism, the villages have merged together over the last few years to make one large holiday resort. Complete travel & holiday guide to the famous resort of Sidari Corfu - All you need to know about Sidari
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