All posts about the beautiful Greek island of Corfu

Secrets of Corfu and Hidden Gems for Curious Travelers

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Corfu is a wonder of an island. If you’ve never explored it, it’s high time you did. Its golden beaches along with its salty seas make Corfu one of the most explored islands in Greece.… Read More

What is Corfu known for? Reasons to Visit Corfu

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Corfu boasts a collection of unique features that you won’t discover anywhere else in Greece. Among the most significant are:… Read More

Melodic Corfu: A Symphony of Culture, Music, and Beauty

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Corfu, the musical heart of Greece, where the very air seems to harmonize with the soulful sounds of music when musical charm doesn’t stop at instruments and performances only.… Read More

The Best 10 Traditional Old Villages in Corfu

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Corfu has over 200 villages and settlements, Exploring Corfu’s old villages is the perfect way to discover the unique charm of this Greek island.… Read More

Mon Repos Palace in Paleopolis of Corfu

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Mon Repos palace lays in Corfu ancient city Paleopolis at Kanoni. Built in 1828 by the British Commissioner Sir Frederick Adam. Birthplace for Duke of Edinburgh Phillip.… Read More

Corfu Golf Club Course Review

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If you’re going to be in the paradise that is Corfu, Greece, any time soon, why not take a few hours to play some golf? Here’s our Corfu Golf Course review.… Read More

5 Essential Items To Pack When Travelling To Corfu

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You will need to pack your luggage for the vacation. So, here are the five essential items that you cannot miss while going to Corfu.… Read More

10 Great Movies That Were Filmed In Corfu Island

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What better way to film a movie is on Corfu Island in Greece. With the picturesque natural vistas of Corfu, many film producers have seen the potential in this beautiful island… Read More

Corfu Easter 2020: All Events Canceled Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

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For Easter 2020 it would be funny to think about events and celebrations and even more for visitors.
After all, to limit the COVID-19 disaster as much as we can, we have no other way than isolation.… Read More

Sagrado – What does this word finally mean?

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Have you ever heard of Sagrado? No, not the restaurant in Corfu town, but a term that harkens back to Medieval and Venetian times.… Read More

Angelokastro: The Castle Next to Paleokastritsa

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Angelokastro was the westernmost outpost of the Byzantine Empire and the Despotate of Epirus to which Corfu belonged until 1267 AD, it is near the village of Krini north of Paleokastritsa.… Read More

Corfu Blue Bus Routes and Timetable 2024

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Blue Bus Timetables for all lines – The Corfu Blue Bus company has very frequent routes with 12 areas and villages around Corfu town.… Read More

Corfu at Night: Is Corfu a Party Island?

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Corfu nightlife offers, and always offered, some vivid nightclubs. There are many bars and large Clubs in the town and the other resorts on the island.… Read More

Water Sports and Sailing Holidays in Corfu

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There are many Sports Activities in Corfu island, Diving, Skiing, and Sailing can be found in almost every holiday resort… Read More

We Answer to Your Questions About Corfu

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We give some direct and short answers about Corfu island for People who asked about… Read More

The Durrells House in Corfu and The TV Series

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The real story of the Durrells in Corfu. An eccentric and a little crazy family lived in Corfu from 1936 to 1939 in Kontokali, Kalami, and Perama.… Read More

Mouse Island (Pontikonisi) – The Top Scenery of Corfu

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Everybody knows the picturesque Mouse island or Pontikonisi as the locals call it, at the entrance of Gulf of Halikiopoulos… Read More

Corfu Dialect: Interesting Typical Words

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This process created the Corfiot dialect, a Greek language with Italian-Greek words that follow Greek grammar and syntax… Read More

Easter in Corfu 2019

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Spring Corfu once again awaits this year’s loyal friends of Greece’s top Easter celebrations… Read More

Holidays or Public Holidays? In Greece and Corfu

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The word Holidays is translated as “Διακοπές” [Diakopes] in Greek but has a completely different meaning than in the English speaking countries… Read More

Corfu Easter 2017

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Easter for the Orthodox church this year is a little early, on April 16th, so the Sunday of Thomas is on April 9th and the other holidays are on Friday 14th and the second day of Easter on the 17th, the other related to Easter celebrations will continue until the Sunday after Easter on April 23.… Read More

Distances from Corfu Center to 80+ Villages

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Here are the distances in kilometers from Corfu center to the largest villages, beaches and the most important points of interest on the island… Read More

Corfu Airport in Greece: Ioannis Kapodistrias(CFU)

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Corfu International Airport I.Kapodistrias, 491 008, Corfu Greece. Tel: +30 26610 89600 & +30 26610 45829 Code name (IATA: CFU, ICAO: LGKR)… Read More

Corfu Easter: Biggest Religious Event

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Corfu Easter is the biggest event of the year, held each year in Corfu with glory and splendor
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Corfu Green Bus – Ferry Routes to Igoumenitsa

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Info for Corfu – Igoumenitsa ferry boat routes, schedules, and Green buses, online car rentals, and cheap flights to and from Corfu.… Read More

Useful Addresses and Phone Numbers in Corfu

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Here are Addresses and telephone numbers in Corfu town which can be found useful… Read More

Holy Week Photos and Events

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Celebrations and events in Corfu for Easter are unique, and attract visitors from other parts of Greece who mingle with local people and foreign tourists watching the processions, taking part in the services, and enjoying all the festivities.… Read More

Achilleion Palace in Corfu Greece

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The beautiful Achilleion Palace was built 10 km from Corfu city, on the top of Gastouri village by Empress Elizabeth of Austria known as sad queen Sisi.… Read More

Paleopolis: We Discover the Ancient City of Corfu

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Step into the world of ancient wonders as you embark on an imaginative journey to the heart of Corfu’s past, known as Paleopolis, or the Old City.… Read More

17 Of The Best Museums in Corfu

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Due to rich historical and cultural heritage, the museums in Corfu are many and offer a wide variety of exhibits from Neolithic times to the present, there are also cultural museums dedicated to the rich intellectual life of the Ionian Islands, a bright example is Corfu Reading Society.… Read More

Corfu’s Summer Season

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In the 1970s when Corfu first became widely visited by tourists the season stretched from the end of March until early November.
Of course, the island was not full for all those months, but from May15th-September 15th it was difficult to find empty rooms in the hotels… Read More

Corfu’s Notable Foreign Residents and Celebrities

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During the British Protectorate (1815-1864) there were a number of notable residents on Corfu, not least the future prime minister William Gladstone, and the landscape artist and humorist Edward Lear, who has produced wonderful watercolors of Corfu in those days… Read More

Across Corfu Island

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The resorts of Benitses and Agios Gordios are located opposite each other, where the island is only about 6 kms wide, but even on the main roads, the drive between them takes about half an hour going up and downhill.
For the adventurous though there is an alternative… Read More

Corfu – Aqueduct of Commissioner Frederick Adam in Benitses

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On an island like Corfu, with huge rainfall and rich and inexhaustible water table, one would expect that the water supply of the city of Corfu with plenty of good quality water would be an easy task, but this is not the case.… Read More

6th Achilleian Race Results

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Results of sixth Achilles Race of 10,000 meters, held in Corfu at 6th of June 2011… Read More

Corfu Achillian Race and Semi Marathon

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On the first Sunday of June, the annual Achillian race takes place, taking its name from the former municipality of Achillion… Read More

Ruins of Roman Villa with Baths in Benitses

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Roman remains are not something many visitors associate with Corfu, but traveling around you can get glimpses which show you that their occupation was definitely not a quick holiday stop! Many conquerors have left their marks on the island.… Read More

Corfu Mountain Trail 2014

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Despite the cold and rainy weather this year’s 3rd CORFU MOUNTAIN TRAIL in Benitses had great success… Read More