Luxury in Corfu: Favourite of aristocrats
Corfu Greece is among the most beautiful and popular islands of the country. Due to its strong historical connection with Europe, this was one of the first Greek islands to open to tourism. Located on the north-western side of the country, Corfu Island has a cosmopolitan feeling combined with a special traditional character. Paleokastritsa, Sidari, Kassiopi and Acharavi are nice tourist places on the northern side of the island, while the inland is dotted with lovely villages and many options for sightseeing. Apart from the wonderful beaches, the highlight of the island is the Old Town with the characteristic Venetian style. Holidays in Corfu can be combined with other Ionian islands, such as Paxi. Corfu has been a popular vacation spot of the aristocracy in the decade of the 70's and this is reflected by wonderful luxury villas, a golf course and a casino. Nightlife in the town is dynamic, but there are places to experience tranquility and relaxation. For your dream summer holiday you need to stay in style and comfort; so, rent a private seaside villa. Corfu has something to offer to every visitor and promises to remain unforgettable.
The second largest of the Ionian Islands, Corfu, is a mountainous land with amazing landscapes and long, golden sandy beaches. The various empires that have passed through this island have all left a mark in the architecture of the buildings and the character of the people. Deserted Venetian castles, Byzantine monasteries, the Old Town and various museums witness the rich history of the island. Visit the Greek island of Corfu, with miles of picturesque coastline and countryside, pretty villages, traditional taverns and Byzantine architecture. Don't miss this opportunity to tour the Achilleion Palace, built by the Empress Elizabeth of Austria. View her breath-taking gardens and spectacular panoramic view of the Ionian Sea. The Achilleion Palace also houses the Terrace of the Muses, which was built as a tribute to the nine muses of Greek mythology. Hike to the top of Mount Pantokrator where you'll get a perfect view of Corfu's lush greenery. Take a scenic drive through the wonderful Corfu countryside, full of olive groves, pine, cypress, lemon and orange trees. Go off-roading to see Corfu's beautiful landscape up close.