Reasons to visit Corfu
One of the greenest islands in Greece, Corfu is the cosmopolitan jewel of the Ionian. Defined by elegancy, history and musical culture, the princess of the Ionian Islands satisfies all types of holiday tastes.
Corfu is a paradise for nature lovers!
WHERE TO EAT
Its picturesque villages, mountainous walking trails, secret beaches, stone built streets and artistic character define Corfu as the ultimate holiday destination even for the most demanding travelers seeking relaxation, knowledge, simplicity and luxury at the same time. Corfu old town is unbeatable for walking around and exploring the different artistic and architectural spots. The Archaeological Museum, the Museum of Asian Arts, and the National Gallery are some of the must – see places. Strolling around the old streets of Corfu called “kantounia” will lead you to discover remains of the Venetian and Greek history as well as excellent restaurants and cafes where you can try traditional delicacies and gourmet dishes for gastronomy lovers. “Bourdeto” is the best choice for seafood lovers, while “pastitsada” and “sofrito” will satisfy even the most curious food fans.
WHAT TO VISIT
From the sandy west coast ones like Marathias, Chalikounas and Issos to the rocky secret paradises such as Paleokastritsa, Liapades, Porto Timoni etc. For the ones who wish to extend their stay, island hopping is strongly recommended. Corfu is a great starting point for exploring close by islands such as Paxos, Antipaxos, Erikousa, Othonoi and Mathraki islands. Trips to Albania and Greek mainland are also organized daily.
Drive around the island and dive in some of the most popular beaches in Greece.