Corfu also known as Kerkyra lies at the northernmost part of the lionian islands of Greece. Corfu has a history of having being ruled by many invaders like the Venetians, French, and British.
It is the largest and the most important town of the island and is the hub of all activities. The airport is located in the city and most of the important ships and cruises start from the dock of Corfu. The city is very well connected through most means of transports. You have many flight options and Flight prices for corfu are managable. Also, one can use shared shuttles, local buses, taxis, boats to reach Corfu and to travel within the city.
Places to visit
Beautiful Beaches in CORFU
Corfu is famous for the beautiful beaches like the Sidari, Dasa and Ipsos, Kassiopi , Glifada,pelekas , Lefkimmi, barbate to name a few. The beaches are tranquil, with many shops, cheap hotels in corfu, restaurants and luxurious resorts. The beaches are virgin and are a perfect destination to soak in the sun and enjoy amidst nature. The beautiful sea water is sure to cast its spell in the minds and souls of the travelers.
Corfu Carnival is a famous celebration which takes place every year in the early spring praying for good harvest and husbandry. The celebrations are an ode to Dionysus, the God of wine.
Equally famous is the festival of Folkloric groups in Corfu that takes place in the end of March each year. It attracts bands from other counties too an overall the event has become a trademark event of the island.
There are multiple options of cheap hotel reservation in corfu as well as the luxurious properties like the Belmare Corfu hotel, City Corfu Marina hotel, Corfu Villa Lefki, Govino bay Hotel, Kaiser Bridge hotel provide endless modern amenities. Anna Studios Corfu is an ideal option for small groups or people who prefer privacy. There are other stay options like the S&O Villas and Isabella Country House which offer sprawling villas for accommodation. Try hotel bookings in corfu through www.Greciahotels.com for hotel best prices in corfu
Drink and Dine
There are many good places to eat and enjoy the local cuisine. Agni bay, Captains, Klimantaria or Gapevine,to Fagopotion, Harma Snacks Bar, Junipers Restaurant are good options to dine at. The food here is definitely a treat to the taste buds. There are a host of Taverns which serve authentic Greek cuisine at an affordable price.
One should definitely try the Gingerbeer known as the “Tsitsibeera” which is a British oriented drink and is being served at most of the Liston or in the good restaurants and coffee houses.