Travel Blogs from Corfu Town
We left the ship late and spent some time using the Port's free wifi. We were heading to the bus stop to take a bus into town when we ran into an enterprising taxi driver. He was waiting at the bus stop instead of in the line of taxis looking for €100 fares to tour the island. He offered us a €10 trip to the historic district and the same back. We found ...
... not 2,000 years old.
A taxi was €20, and the HOHO bus was €22 so I took the bus. The first thing I saw in the museum was Cave Canem. There were many pieces unlike any I’ve seen elsewhere. I guess because these were in peoples’ homes, not public places. The “Secret Cabinet” held the erotic art, about what you’d expect, plus some fine representations of satyrs and Pan with his goat. I’ll post ...
... day in Olympia yesterday, we are still lamenting over our experiences and observations in Egypt. We had met an elderly couple (on the tour yesterday)who were originally from Cairo. The man was Albanian, born and raised in Cairo and had graduated from the
University of Cairo in 1956 with a degree in Pharmacology. He was Catholic. He chose to leave the country and go to the US. This was his first return trip to his homeland since 1956, something he wanted to do ...
We have the opportunity on this cruise to spend one more day in Greece. This time it is the island of Corfu. The weather is hot and sunny and although not planned, we decided to bring the bikes out and go for a ride in Greece. Anyone who has driven or walked in Greece knows that this decision was not taken lightly as the drivers are a bit crazy. However, it was Sunday and we have found that wherever we have been in Europe the traffic has been very light ...
Thu 9th: Passed over the Greek/Albanian border to the 'resort' town of Sarande through pretty rough roads and mountain pass. After a slow start at the hotel, we went out to explore – the beach and the tourist port and town. We were amazed at how quiet our hotel and many of the others ...
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
Anemomilos Mon Repos Beach, 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