Corfu also known as Kerkyra of the Ionian Greek Islands is a magnificent example of beauty, fun, and hotness. This second largest island is located off the west coast of Greece along the Ionian Sea. The undiscovered stretches of western coastline are ready to cater huge taste of life to party-happy the atmosphere.
Also, Corfu being a beautiful place has become a popular destination amongst tourists and the best way to explore the island is by car rental in Corfu. Dotted with high mountains, lush green olive groves, native fishing villages and gleaming white beaches, this picturesque landscape offers an experience to die for. On hiring a car you can have a comfortable travel at your own happy pace and enjoy the ride on finer points.
Corfu is an amazing place to use as a base with the two fortresses as city’s main landmarks. The Old Fortress can be reached by means of a bridge as it is separated by a moat and the New Fortress houses the Ceramics Museum and a bar. The Old Town is special due to the narrow streets and admirable with its Venetian-style architecture. Therefore, designated as one of the UNESCO World Heritage site. Another important attraction of Corfu Town is city’s largest square – Spianada. It comprises of cafes and gardens along with Saint Michael and Saint George Palace, which again houses Museum of Asian Art and Municipal Gallery. For more sightseeing and vacation activities – visit the village of Gastouri, Acharavi Roman Baths, Hydropolis Water Park, and Achillion Palace. Again, car rental in Corfu is the best option for making sure you don’t miss anything.
Fantastic sceneries are forte of Corfu. So, driving rental cars to island’s highest mountain is fun, as well as grace. And, the view from Mount Pantokrator summit, will bestow you with a fantastic view of Albania and Italy.
Also, besides the mountains, you can also reach numerous Corfu’s beaches. Some of the best are Arilas Beach and beaches around the village of Paleokastritsa.
Some simple tips to remember when holidaying amongst the beauty of Corfu:
In this Ionian Greek Islands, the love of nature could be admired hugely. So, hop on a rental car and admire the beauty