Welcome to Corfu
Intrigued by exotic scenery, beautiful beaches, turquoise waters and romantic sunsets, Corfu is the place to visit. Corfu has great climate and has with its clean, beautiful beaches, ancient monuments, exotic landscape, picturesque villages full of beautiful old stone buildings and great nightlife attracted many tourist throughout the years.
Corfu Town (Kerkyra) is the largest town in the Ionian Islands. The town is built between two Venetian castles, creating a unique atmosphere. Shops, restaurants, bars are many but be sure to walk the narrow street of Kerkyra and discover the many hidden squares with local restaurants and taverns.
One of the most beautiful walks in the town is around the Esplanade (Spianada square), one of the biggest squares in Europe which is the hub of the Corfiot's life. Here you will find not only a number of cafes and bars but also a lot of history, - a memorial to the British Lord High Commissioner Sir Thomas Maitland, statue of John Capodistrias, the first President of Greece, the Old Fortress and 'Anthonas', the Municipal Gardens, Palace of St. Michael and St. George, one of the most elegant buildings in Corfu.
Take time to explore the rest of the island as well as you will discover breathtaking scenery. There is 200 kilometer coastline, leading to beautiful clean beaches with clear waters, great for swimming and water sports.
The Greeks possess a great amount of hospitality and will make you feel right at home. So whether you are looking for the hustle and bustle of night life, historic adventure or relaxation on the beach, you will find it all in Corfu.
SkyMap wishes you a pleasant stay…