WINES OF GREECE: “VIN DE CORFU”

Corfu Island has at least four local varieties of grape and produces large quantities of wine each year most of which remains shared between families and friends. Cultivated on the island are the white Petrokoritho, Moschato Aspro, Robola and Kozanitis and the red Kakotrygis and Mavrodafni. Most...

Christmas Sweets
24 Dec
SWEETS FOR A CORFU STYLE CHRISTMAS

Sweets, cakes and puddings go hand in hand, or shall we say belly to belly, with Christmas. Many areas of Greece have their own particular traditions, the recipes for which get passed down from generation to generation. Corfu Island is better known for its sweet and spicy...

S & O Signed by Tsitsos
06 Nov
S&O VILLAS SIGNED BY TSITSOS

S&O Villas are dedicated to luxury style living whilst on holiday in Corfu. Acclaimed Greek architect Dimitris Tsitsos was asked to Corfu in order to design and furnish all five S&O Villas. Dimitris Tsitsos was born and raised in Xanthi, Northern Greece and then went...

happily-ever-after-sando-villas
07 Sep
Living Happily Ever After in Corfu

LIVING HAPPILY EVER AFTER IN CORFU S&O Villas on Corfu Island, Greece appear to have come out of a happy fairy tale dream. Anna, Daphne, Lilly, Sissy and Olympia are all exquisitely designed villas both inside and out, their gardens are perfectly groomed and their finishing touches...

When luxury in life is for free
21 Aug
When Luxury in life is for free

S&O Villas epitomise luxury living on Corfu Island today. These private holiday residences have been envisioned, designed and created with luxury living defining their every detail. Perfectly groomed gardens, carefully chosen fabrics and textiles, swimming pools and private balcony Jacuzzi’s are part of the S&O Villa holiday...

Monastery of Yperagia Theotokoy - Paleokastritsa
18 May
5 MONASTERIES YOU CAN VISIT IN CORFU

Corfu Island is home to some twenty Greek Orthodox monasteries. The island’s beauty, strong energy and majestic atmosphere attract many spiritual seekers of all paths and is the ideal place for spiritual solitude and introspection. Monastery of Yperagia Theotokou in Paleokastritsa This monastery is perhaps the most visited...

Beaches-Corfu
21 Apr
5 TOP BEACHES ON CORFU ISLAND

Chalikounas Beach SOUTH WEST Chalikounas Beach belongs to an entire area that has been designated as a natural reserve. It is unique in that the beach is separated from a large salty lake, called Lake Korission, that runs along behind it by a narrow sandy road....

Pane-e-souvlaki
21 Apr
5 PLACES TO WINE AND DINE IN CORFU AND WHY

The Venetian Well One of the most historical restaurant locations in the heart of the old town of Corfu. Pomo D’Oro Young, creative, inspired cuisine accompanied by top Greek wines Bruno’s Unsophisticated best fresh fish restaurant in town Etrusco Most famous TV chef in Greece Pane e Souvlaki Gourmet...

Christos anesti
07 Apr
Why we crack eggs in Greece at Easter

Easter eggs are on every table, in every kitchen and even in every school in the days leading up to the most important event on the Greek orthodox calendar. Eggs are a symbol of fertility and rebirth for many traditions. Traditionally they are painted red on Easter...

9 reasons sleep is important
24 Feb
9 REASONS WHY SLEEP IS SO IMPORTANT

Keeps our heart healthy Reduces stress Reduces chronic inflammation Makes us more active Boosts memory Can help us lose weight Makes us smarter Reduces risk of depression Helps our body replenish All S&O Villas are equipped with the best matresses to provide you with the relaxation and comfort you need for your vacations....