“The Emerald Island of Greece”
Corfu, Kerkyra, is one of the most beautiful and romantic islands in Greece. It is an island with a long history and has been notable in greek culture and tradition for over 3.000 years.
Kerkyra is known as The Emerald Island of Greece and lies on the western coast of the country, within the Ionian Sea. It is known for its fantastic environment, characterized by natural beauty and dense greenery, that is one of the most desirable features of it. The endless long sandy or pebbled beautiful beaches with crystalline turquoise waters, are famous.
Once in Corfu there are many things visitors can do. The Old Town with its charming class of Venetian, British and French influences, the beautiful sightseeing and the monuments left behind by the colonialists, is a maze of charming narrow streets filled with shops of many kinds. Many beautiful byzantine churches, museums of different kinds, palaces and gardens adorned with many kinds of wild and colorful flowers. Let’s not forget Corfu’s well known 16th century Old Fortress.
We could say that Corfu is a culinary paradise. A traveler can enjoy a cup of coffee, lunch, dinner, or a drink in many of Corfu’s restaurants, and cafe shops overlooking the water.
Filoxenia “Kirki” Apartments is eager to welcome you and serve all your needs as you spend a memorable vacation in our beautiful Corfu Island!!!