Travel Blogs from Corfu Town
... that she is using seems to think we are below sea level? As we approach the port we can see Corfu Island across the beautiful turquoise sea. At Igoumenitsa we parked at the terminal and went to enquire about tickets, we decided that the crossing to Ancona would be best, it sails tonight at 12 .30, takes 16 hours and allows dogs in the cabins. We paid for our tickets and returned to Dream Catcher. We drove out along the coast for little while as we had time to kill. ...
... restaurant where we had their version of Gyros: roast pork with French fries and pita with delicious Tzatsiki sauce and a Mythos beer. We asked for more sauce, and my efforts to figure out what a nearby tree was (Angelica) they gave us some olives flavored with Angelica herb. On the way back to the taxi, Ed found a store selling nuts and candies and got some Jordan Almonds, his ...
... gilded sculptures adorning the front. We passed a busy restaurant where people from 3 cruise ships were enjoying the sunny patio, and found I 5 Malti, which I determined to be the 5 malts, confirmed by the small sign that said brew pub. We had a nice dark beer, then realized it was noon and we should go back to the church to see the show, which was disappointing. They didn’t even ring the bells. They started with the giant cock flapping his ...
... He was shocked and ashamed of the filth and living conditions of the current population as a result of the years of unrest, corruption, and promulgation of the Muslims. We could have listened to him for hours. Perhaps he shouldn't have come, his heart was so broken.
Earl was indulging in a huge portion of Greek yogurt with honey. I was
having Greek coffee. While getting set up to post a few days worth
of journals, 'grandma' arrived and ...
We headed out of town to Achilleion Palace, the retreat for the Empress Elizabeth of Austria. We had learned about her life when we were in Vienna last year. She built this house in Corfu in late 19th century style and decorated it with Gods of Ancient Greece, primarily Achilles for which the palace is named. We spent a couple of very interesting hours in both the house and the gardens and admiring the spectacular views. Did I mention that ...
Other places to stay in Corfu Town
2, Leoforos Democratias, Corfu Town | 5 star hotelfrom $199
Agios Ioannis Peristeron, Corfu Town | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Dimokratias Av. & Iasonos Sosipatrou, Corfu Town | 4 star hotelfrom $116
27 K Georgaki St, Corfu Town | 2 star hotelfrom $72
9 Platia Ethikou Stadiou, Corfu Town | 2 star hotelfrom $67
108, Fygareto Street,. 49100 Kanoni, Kerkyra, Greece, Corfu Town | 3 star hotelfrom $65
Alykes, Potamou, Corfu Town | 3 star hotelfrom $75