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UK Flights to Corfu

Corfu is one of a group of Islands in the Ionian sea and is the nearest and most accessible Greek island when travelling from UK. UK flights to Corfu are less than three hours in duration which is manageable, even if travelling with a young family. 2016 has seen a marked increase in the number… Read more »

ITV filming Durrell series on Corfu

Filming of a new six part period drama has just begun on Corfu. The series is called “The Durrells” and is based on the memoirs of Gerald Durrell who lived on the island from 1935-1939. Gerald Durrell OBE, was a naturalist and author. At the age of 11, he moved to Corfu with his widowed… Read more »

Greece is a great destination – book with confidence!

There has been a considerable amount of scaremongering in the media about the current situation in Greece. Potential visitors to the island are beginning to lose confidence in the country as a holiday destination. In reality, it is an excellent time to book a holiday and make the most of the favourable exchange rate and… Read more »

Corfu’s coastline

Corfu’s coastline is captivatingly beautiful. From the impressive architecture of Corfu town, with it’s venetian influence and fortresses, the coastline winds in and out of small bays with pebble beaches. The promontories are clad in olive trees, the rich green contrasting beautifully with the turquoise waters. There are fishing villages with picturesque harbours and welcoming… Read more »

Easter in Corfu

Night time parades

Easter in Corfu is a unique experience, drawing visitors from mainland Greece as well as tourists from countries worldwide. During the Holy week, there are spectacular and often moving ceremonies and customs that take place in the Old Town and are echoed in villages across the island. Celebrations begin on Good Friday when Corfu’s many… Read more »