Corfu Palace Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
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11/02 Boarding Princess
Somehow stuff was more difficult to get into the suitcases than to get out, but we were already to go by 11am. The owner of the B&B had to let us off in the parking lot and we took a bus to Princess. We had to yell at the driver to stop as he went whizzing by, but were grateful that he didn't leave us there and zoom off with out luggage. The Ocean Princess is a former Renaissance ship and is very classic and ...
“Gradually the magic of the island [Corfu] settled over us as gently and clingingly as pollen.”
Gerald Durrell, My Family and Other Animals
Corfu is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea. It is the second largest of the Ionian Islands, and, including its small satellite islands, forms the edge of the northwestern frontier of Greece. The principal city of the island and seat of the municipality (pop. ...
... is up a 2 kilometre hill?
We headed back into Corfu Town, took pictures of the old fort, walked our bikes through the pedestrian shopping area and then down the road bordering the water. The Veranda restaurant appealed to us and we had our perfect Greek lunch of Greek salad, calamari, Filo wrapped feta cheese with honey and sesame seeds, Mythos beer and retsina. Free WiFi meant that we could chat with James as he was still up in the middle of ...
... water, private hotel pebble beach. Late afternoon we meandered down to the city habour and restaurant area and had a couple of wines at a table right at the water’s edge (no ‘safety’ barriers around here – we could have fallen straight into deep water if we’d had more than 2 glasses each!). ...
... to Italian churches. We then drove to Achilleion Palace which has beautiful gardens and classical statues overlooking the coast. This was built by and Austrian empress in the late 1800s - and it really was very beautiful. During the war it was used as a hospital and later as an orphanage before it was restored for tourists to view. We drove through the main town and by this stage it was so wet we decided to return to the ship and warm up and have ...