One of the most beautiful islands of Greece, Corfu is located on the northern side of the Ionian Sea. Famous all over the world for its natural beauty and the Venetian architecture, Corfu amazes visitors at first sight.
Ideal for all preferences, Corfu is one of the most popular summer destinations of the country. It distinguishes for the lush green nature, the wonderful beaches, like Agios Gordis, Glyfada and Issos, the traditional villages and the historical sightseeing. A drive around the island will bring you to small villages on the slopes of the mountains, calm seaside places with fish restaurants along the shore and ruined castles scattered on your way.
Corfu Town distinguishes for the Venetian architecture, an impact of the long occupation of all Ionian Islands to the Venetians in the Medieval Times. Walk in the paved streets of the old town, visit the two fortresses that are found in a walking distance from Spianada Square and have a relaxing coffee in Liston Street, constructed as a copy of the famous Rue de Rivoli in Paris.
Corfu can be reached by plane from Athens, Thessaloniki or airports of other countries. There are also ferries that connect Corfu to the ports of Patras and Igoumenitsa in Greece and major ports of Italy.