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Places to see in Corfu Town

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10 places to see in Corfu Town

1. Banknote Museum - a collection of Greek currency from 1822 to the present day.  Read more ...
2. Vidos Island - opposite the port and a tranquil haven away from the bustle of the city. Read more ...
3. The Fortresses - spectacular views reward the climb to the top of the battlements.  Read more ...
4. British Cemetery - reminder of the British occupation and a haven for rare orchids. Read more ...
5. Cavalieri Hotel - stunning panoramic views of Corfu Town from the rooftop bar. Read more ...
6. Vegetable Market - fresh fruit, vegetables and fish displayed in a riot of colour.  Read more ...
7. Jewish Quarter - the island's Jewish community dates back to the 12th century. Read more ...
8. Corfu Sailing Club - somewhere completely different for lunch or just a drink. Read more ...
9. Monument to Kostas Georgakis - who died in 1970 protesting the military dictatorship. Read more ...
10. Panayiapoula Church - a tiny church with an historic icon dating back to at least 1650. Read more ...

10 places to see out of town

1. Sinarades Folk Museum - a traditional village house, much as it was in the past.  Read more ...
2. Pelekas Costume Museum - a collection of costumes from Corfu and the rest of Greece.  Read more ...
3. Kardaki Spring - according to legend, if you drink from it you will return again to Corfu. Read more ...
4. The West Coast's Golden Beaches - stretches of golden sand and crystal blue waters.  Read more ...
5. Benitses - working fishing village with several good tavernas and a shell museum.  Read more ...
6. Kommeno - 18th century church situated in Gouvia Bay and reached by a short causeway. Read more ...
7. Theotoky Winery - notable for its wine, olives and organic extra virgin olive oil.  Read more ...
8. Kaiser’s Throne - panoramic views of the island and famous for its spectacular sunsets.  Read more ...
9. Mirtiotissa Monastery - situated high above the sea on Corfu's west coast.  Read more ...
10. Venetian Shipyard - built at Gouvia in 1716 to repair war galleys passing through Corfu.  Read more ...

10 places to see further afield

1. Doukades - traditional village with a pretty square and several cafés and tavernas. Read more ...
2. Perithia - step back in time in Corfu's oldest permanently inhabited village. Read more ...
3. Agni - three of the best tavernas in Corfu and a chance to see how the other half live. Read more ...
4. Lefkimi - a large village with a slightly timeless feel, located in Corfu's deep south. Read more ...
5. Korission Lagoon - fringed by an 8 kilometre beach and a haven for flora and fauna.  Read more ...
6. Paramonas - a small unspoilt west coast beach surrounded by ancient olive forests. Read more ...
7. Boukari - admire the fabulous view while eating fish with your toes almost in the sea. Read more ...
8. Strinilas - the island's highest village with a lovely square shaded by a huge elm tree.  Read more ...
9. Angelokastro - Byzantine fortress with panoramic views of the west coast of Corfu.  Read more ...
10. Kouloura - small horseshoe shaped bay, two houses, a church and a taverna. Read more ...


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