Corfu is a big island with many attractions of a vast archeological, historical and religious interest…
From the Achillion Palace, the Pontikonisi and Kanoni to Palaiokastritsa, the Fortezzas, Ano Peritheia and Lake Korission there is always
something new to discoverand something old to explore. The island’s road network was created by the British and it’s considered excellent.
The public transportation is pretty good. There are city buses that serve locations close to the capital town and suburban buses that serve
the rest of the island and also connect it with continental Greece. Dassia, where the S & O villas are located, is served by the city buses and you can find
an information pamphletabout all the itineraries in the main station on Sarokos Square.
The taxis in Corfu are blue and serve the entire island. There are piazzas in the capital town, but also in other locations throughout the island,
like in Benitses, Pyrgi, Moraitika and Roda. You can call at 26610-33811, 26610-33812 or 26610-41333 to arrange for your ride.
The fees are fixed for towns and villages and the drivers can pick you up or drop you off upon your request.
Another way to explore the island is by renting a car or a motorcycle. There are numerous car rental agencies throughout Corfu.
However, during the summer months you should always make a reservation well in advance. With a valid driving license and undivided attention,
you can explore every corner of this stunning island, with the long sandy beaches, the Venetian forts, the palazzos and the picturesque churches.
The roads are wide, the network is well-structured and there are various attractions for every specialized interest.
Finally, from Corfu you can visit the nearby Diapontian Islands – Othonoi, Ereikoussa and Mathraki-, where you will surely admire the grandeur of the Greek nature.
Exotic coves, with turquoise blue waters, pines all the way to the water, small taverns by the beach and hiking trails for the adventurous.
You can also visit the islands of Paxoi and Antipaxoi, another set of unspoiled heavens, preferred by royalties,
such as Prince Charles and his sons, the Prince of Monaco and many more.