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Archaeological Museum of Corfu

Archaeological Museum of Corfu

    The Archaeological Museum of Corfu in Corfu, Greece was built between 1962 and 1965. The museum land was donated by the city of Corfu. Its initial purpose was to house the archaeological finds from the Temple of Artemis in Corfu. In 1994 it was expanded...

Top 5 Dive Sites in Corfu

Top 5 Dive Sites in Corfu

If you’re planning a diving trip to Greece, then make sure you don’t miss out the Island of Corfu. Corfu is the second largest Island of the Ionian Islands and is surrounded by a number of smaller islands. This enchanting island is one of a kind, with so much to...

Abandoned Mansions in Ghost Village of Corfu

Abandoned Mansions in Ghost Village of Corfu

The village of Old Perithia; built on the slopes of Mount Pantokrator in northern Corfu, is a world away from the trendy, tourist hotspots of this cosmopolitan Greek island. Only 8 km from the area of Kassiopi, it combines natural beauty with the architectural...

5 things to do in Corfu, Greece

5 things to do in Corfu, Greece

Corfu, in Greece, is a lush, mountainous island, filled with cypress trees, olive groves and wondrous beaches. Learn about ancient mythology and soak in the wild countryside – it’s really the perfect holiday. Of course, there are plenty of resorts on the island – and...

Breathtaking plane Landings at Corfu Island

Breathtaking plane Landings at Corfu Island

This breathtaking video shows the most amazing landing of several Airplanes in the airport of Corfu Island in Greece that was a free show for the people that were around and happened to admire the sight. Corfu Airport is serving both scheduled and charter flights from...

The Best Hidden Gems in Corfu, Greece

The Best Hidden Gems in Corfu, Greece

This breathtaking video shows the most amazing landing of several Airplanes in the airport of Corfu Island in Greece that was a free show for the people that were around and happened to admire the sight. Corfu Airport is serving both scheduled and charter flights from...

Corfu Car Rentals

Corfu Car Rentals

You might already be familiar with the charming Old Town of Corfu, its stunning beaches, such as Isos, and its delicious gastronomy, but there is so much more to see on the Ionian island. Here are some of the best-kept secrets of sunny Corfu. Angelokastro Castle Built...

The Achilleion in Corfu, Greece

The Achilleion in Corfu, Greece

Looking for a quality car rental in Corfu ? Corfu-Greece.com is here to help you. Pick up a car rental in Corfu and explore this vibrant and colorful island from the comfort of the driver's seat. Relax on Corfu's stunning beaches, drink up the sun in one of its...

Secrets of Corfu: the hidden depths of Greece’s holiday isle

Secrets of Corfu: the hidden depths of Greece’s holiday isle

An Inspiring Day at The Achilleion in Corfu, Greece I’m standing in a beautiful courtyard overlooking a panoramic view of flowering gardens, a green forested hillside and far below, the sparkling blue Ionian Sea. Surrounding me stand the Muses: all nine of them. I’m...

‘The Durrells in Corfu’ Review: An Island of Charm

‘The Durrells in Corfu’ Review: An Island of Charm

Like every great seducer, Corfu knows exactly how to reel you in. Sunsets, sandy beaches and clear seas have made this Ionian island a summertime favourite. But look past these easy charms and you’ll discover what makes Corfu truly magical: the scent of pressed...

Vidos Island Corfu

Vidos Island Corfu

The only opportunity missed by “The Durrells in Corfu,” which will brighten Sunday evenings for the next six weeks, is that it’s not airing closer to Mother’s Day. “Where did I go wrong?” cries Louisa Durrell ( Keeley Hawes), pondering her impossible children. “How...

Sun, sea and musings – banding life in Corfu

Sun, sea and musings – banding life in Corfu

Just beyond shouting distance of Corfu Town is the wooded tiny island of Vidos. Ferries plough pass by all day, all year, and from the boats you can see nothing of the tee-pee scout camps that lurk in the shade, elderly mattresses plonked haphardly onto camp beds; or...

Tips on What To Do in Corfu

Tips on What To Do in Corfu

Former Brighouse & Rastrick cornet player Richard Jones finds a musical experience to cherish and inspire on the Ionian island of Corfu... Sitting on a sun kissed beach in Sidari, on the northern part of the Ionian island of Corfu, I contemplated how I felt about...

Corfu, Greece

Corfu, Greece

Like every great seducer, Corfu knows exactly how to reel you in. Sunsets, sandy beaches and clear seas have made this Ionian island a summertime favourite. But look past these easy charms and you’ll discover what makes Corfu truly magical: the scent of pressed...

The Adventure On The Island Of Corfu, Greece

The Adventure On The Island Of Corfu, Greece

About Corfu. Corfu is a little bit of this, a little bit of that. It’s a mix of Italian, French, British and Greek all swirled into one beautiful Corfu's beautiful coast. Photo credit: Wikipedia. potpourri of a town. Corfu, Greece Lifestyle Highlights * Enjoy a...

Corfu Music: Philharmonics in the Streets of Corfu

Corfu Music: Philharmonics in the Streets of Corfu

Corfu is one of the most attractive islands of the Ionian sea. The island is beautifully situated in the popular northern Ionian islands and is located west of mainland Greece. Corfu has a population of about 105,000. Is a unique island because the mix of natural...

Come here, my little kumquat

Come here, my little kumquat

With influences from Italy, France, Great Britain and mainland Greece, the musical of Corfu is full of surprises. Walking through the narrow alleys – the candounia – of Corfu Town, you may suddenly stumble across a spontaneous string quartet playing local traditional...

Rambling around colourful Corfu

Rambling around colourful Corfu

This breathtaking video shows the most amazing landing of several Airplanes in the airport of Corfu Island in Greece that was a free show for the people that were around and happened to admire the sight. Corfu Airport is serving both scheduled and charter flights from...

Corfu holidays: the best beaches and coves

Corfu holidays: the best beaches and coves

You might already be familiar with the charming Old Town of Corfu, its stunning beaches, such as Isos, and its delicious gastronomy, but there is so much more to see on the Ionian island. Here are some of the best-kept secrets of sunny Corfu. Angelokastro Castle Built...

Corfu: Saint Spyridon the Keeper of the City

Corfu: Saint Spyridon the Keeper of the City

Corfu, in Greece, is a lush, mountainous island, filled with cypress trees, olive groves and wondrous beaches. Learn about ancient mythology and soak in the wild countryside – it’s really the perfect holiday. Of course, there are plenty of resorts on the island – and...

Corfu: August, 11th Celebrations

Corfu: August, 11th Celebrations

If you’re planning a diving trip to Greece, then make sure you don’t miss out the Island of Corfu. Corfu is the second largest Island of the Ionian Islands and is surrounded by a number of smaller islands. This enchanting island is one of a kind, with so much to...

Top 6 reasons to get passionate about Corfu

Top 6 reasons to get passionate about Corfu

Just beyond shouting distance of Corfu Town is the wooded tiny island of Vidos. Ferries plough pass by all day, all year, and from the boats you can see nothing of the tee-pee scout camps that lurk in the shade, elderly mattresses plonked haphardly onto camp beds; or...

Corfu a mature tourist island

Corfu a mature tourist island

You might already be familiar with the charming Old Town of Corfu, its stunning beaches, such as Isos, and its delicious gastronomy, but there is so much more to see on the Ionian island. Here are some of the best-kept secrets of sunny Corfu. Angelokastro Castle Built...

Corfu: August, 11th Celebrations

Top 5 Places to Visit in Corfu

Crystal waters and lush greenery are just some of the delights that await you if you enjoy one of the incredible Corfu holidays available this summer. With some of the best beaches and coves in the Mediterranean, there is no better place to escape the hustle and...

Corfu Island – New Fortress

Corfu Island – New Fortress

Do you like going to new and better destinations to spend some quality time? People normally prefer to go to some of the best and popular destinations on the planet, but if you are a frequent traveler then you must have already seen most of these places. Hence, it’s...

The Adventure On The Island Of Corfu, Greece

Welcome to Corfu

The New Fortress of Corfu (Fortezza Nuova) that lies on the hill of Saint Marcus, was built by Venetians on the 16th century, when the need to protect the city became imperative and the Old Fortress could no longer provide safety... The New Fortress of Corfu (Fortezza...

Welcome to Benitses Corfu

Welcome to Benitses Corfu

Do you like going to new and better destinations to spend some quality time? People normally prefer to go to some of the best and popular destinations on the planet, but if you are a frequent traveler then you must have already seen most of these places. Hence, it’s...

Welcome to Roda Corfu

Welcome to Roda Corfu

The New Fortress of Corfu (Fortezza Nuova) that lies on the hill of Saint Marcus, was built by Venetians on the 16th century, when the need to protect the city became imperative and the Old Fortress could no longer provide safety... The New Fortress of Corfu (Fortezza...

Paleopolis and Mon Repos mansion on Corfu

Paleopolis and Mon Repos mansion on Corfu

Roda is a small lovely sleepy fishing village. Situated 38 kilometres Northwest of Corfu town ( Kerkyra ), on the northern tip of the Ionian Islands. Roda has one of the longest sand/shingle beach with shallow waters safe for swimming, each stretches for 4 kilometres...

The Ionian Island of Corfu, a cultural melting pot

The Ionian Island of Corfu, a cultural melting pot

Corfu's ancient city of Paleopolis occupies a prime spot on the Kanoni Peninsula amidst lush wooded grounds and a view of the sea. Surrounded by ancient walls, the ruins of ancient Corcyra (Kerkyra, or Corfu) lie just four kilometers south of Corfu town and the site...

Corfu Traditional Recipes: Pastitsada

Corfu Traditional Recipes: Pastitsada

Roda is a small lovely sleepy fishing village. Situated 38 kilometres Northwest of Corfu town ( Kerkyra ), on the northern tip of the Ionian Islands. Roda has one of the longest sand/shingle beach with shallow waters safe for swimming, each stretches for 4 kilometres...

Corfu waterfall of Nymphs

Corfu waterfall of Nymphs

Top 10 undiscovered destinations. Independent Traveler asked its far-flung readers about their slices of heaven and Old Peritheia in Corfu is one of them. Old Perithia, Corfu  Reader Recommendation: "We loved Old Perithia in Corfu. Stopped on a cruise. Rented a...

Easter celebrations in Corfu

Easter celebrations in Corfu

Nymphes. A big village with a lot of water , green and legends , built on a height of 200 meters. According to a legend, in old times, the Nymphs used to bathe in the village's waterfalls. A big village with a lot of water , green and legends , built on a height of...

Corfu Easter

Corfu Easter

Top 10 undiscovered destinations. Independent Traveler asked its far-flung readers about their slices of heaven and Old Peritheia in Corfu is one of them. Old Perithia, Corfu  Reader Recommendation: "We loved Old Perithia in Corfu. Stopped on a cruise. Rented a...

Corfu Easter – Good Friday Celebrations

Corfu Easter – Good Friday Celebrations

Nymphes. A big village with a lot of water , green and legends , built on a height of 200 meters. According to a legend, in old times, the Nymphs used to bathe in the village's waterfalls. A big village with a lot of water , green and legends , built on a height of...

Easter celebrations in Corfu

Corfu Easter – Easter Saturday Celebrations

Watch an extensive photo gallery of Palm Sunday celebrations in Corfu. Today, funereal bell rings will awake you. Ecclesiastical ceremonies commemorate the Descent of Christ from the Cross. On this day, young girls decorate the Epitaphs, whose circumambulation begins...

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 1

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 1

Watch an extensive photo gallery of Palm Sunday celebrations in Corfu. On Easter Saturday. At 6.00 a.m. at the church of the Virgin Mary of Ksénon (of the strangers) the custom of the artificial earthquake re-enacts the earthquake that followed Christ’s Resurrection....

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 2

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 2

Watch an extensive photo gallery of Palm Sunday celebrations in Corfu. Today, funereal bell rings will awake you. Ecclesiastical ceremonies commemorate the Descent of Christ from the Cross. On this day, young girls decorate the Epitaphs, whose circumambulation begins...

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 3

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 3

Watch an extensive photo gallery of Palm Sunday celebrations in Corfu. On Easter Saturday. At 6.00 a.m. at the church of the Virgin Mary of Ksénon (of the strangers) the custom of the artificial earthquake re-enacts the earthquake that followed Christ’s Resurrection....

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 4

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 4

Corfu Tours - Itinerary 3 Kerkyra - Tzavros - Agios Vassilios - Ano Korakiana - Skripero - Doukades - Liapades - Paleokastritsa - Lakones - Angelokastro. CORFU TOURS Tours of the beautiful island of Corfu will have its main town as  starting point. The good road...

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 5

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 5

Corfu Tours - Itinerary 4 Kerkyra - Potamos - Livadi Ropa - Giannades - Ermones - Vatos - Glyfada - Pelekas Return through: Pelekas - Agia Triada - Agios Vlassis - Alepou - Kerkyra. CORFU TOURS Tours of the beautiful island of Corfu will have its main town as ...

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 6

Rent a car and explore Corfu – Itinerary 6

Corfu Tours - Itinerary 3 Kerkyra - Tzavros - Agios Vassilios - Ano Korakiana - Skripero - Doukades - Liapades - Paleokastritsa - Lakones - Angelokastro. CORFU TOURS Tours of the beautiful island of Corfu will have its main town as  starting point. The good road...

Corfu Old Town added to World’s Heritage List

Corfu Old Town added to World’s Heritage List

Corfu Tours - Itinerary 4 Kerkyra - Potamos - Livadi Ropa - Giannades - Ermones - Vatos - Glyfada - Pelekas Return through: Pelekas - Agia Triada - Agios Vlassis - Alepou - Kerkyra. CORFU TOURS Tours of the beautiful island of Corfu will have its main town as ...

Corfu a mature tourist island

Corfu Guide: Sightseeing on Island

At the 31st session of the World Heritage Committee, Christchurch, New Zealand held between 23 June and 2 July 2007, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) added Corfu ‘Old Town’ to its World Heritage List. At the 31st session of...

The Adventure On The Island Of Corfu, Greece

Corfu Guide: Sightseeing in Corfu Town

Watch an extensive photo gallery of Palm Sunday celebrations in Corfu. On Easter Saturday. At 6.00 a.m. at the church of the Virgin Mary of Ksénon (of the strangers) the custom of the artificial earthquake re-enacts the earthquake that followed Christ’s Resurrection....

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