October in Greece
The city of Corfu, also known as Kerkyra, is the capital and main town of the Greek island of Corfu. It’s known for its charming old town with Venetian architectural influences, as well as its beautiful beaches and vibrant atmosphere.
Corfu Town is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece and one of the best-preserved medieval quarters in Europe.
Explore the narrow streets of the old Town and enjoy a coffee at one of the arcaded cafes on the Liston.
Corfu City’s Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage site and has many must-see attractions. Here are some of the top ones:
1. Liston:A picturesque arched promenade with cafes.
2. Spianada Square:The largest square in the Balkans
3.Old Fortress (Palaio Frourio):Explore this historic fortress with its impressive architecture and stunning views.
4.Achilleion Palace:A short drive from the Old Town, this palace was the summer residence of Empress Elisabeth of Austria “Sissi” and is famous for its beautiful gardens.
5.Saint Spyridon Church:The island’s patron Saint
6.Kanoni and Mouse Island (Pontikonisi):Visit Kanoni for a great view of Mouse Island, a famous and picturesque spot.
These are just a few of the many attractions in Corfu City’s Old Town. It’s a place filled with history, culture, and natural beauty.