en.infoglobe.cz » Photogallery » States » Greece: Magical Island of Corfu

Photogallery: Greece: Magical Island of Corfu

Photogallery

States

Greece: Magical Island of Corfu
heading (paragraph): States
No. of pictures: 24 pictures
Published: 19.6.2014

Come with us to visit one of the most beautiful islands in the Ionic Sea. Corfu, 613,6 km² , is the largest of Greek . Kerkyra is its capital.

Foto: Petr Franc

   1 | 2 | 3   


Related Articles

Greece, Skiathos – Island of Amazing Beaches
Published: 20.9.2017
We end our journey across Greece on Skiathos, an island in the Aegean sea. It makes the Sporady archipelago together with the neighboring islands of Skopelos and Alonissos. If you like Mama Mia musical, this is a total must for you.

Greece, Thessaloniki - Beautiful Place in Greece
Published: 4.9.2015
Today we visit Greece's forgotten corner.

Greece, Thessaloniki – Beautiful Corner of Greece II.
Published: 11.9.2015
Last time, we wandered around the best beaches you can find near Thessaloniki. Unfortunately, these are not as close for you to reach it on foot. However, beautiful environment should do.

Greece, Thessaloniki – Beautiful Place in Greece III
Published: 18.9.2015
Last Friday, we visited an underground museum that is, honestly, not very interesting except for being underground. Today, our trip goes to other, more interesting museums.

Greece, Sparta – The City of King Leonidas
Published: 25.9.2015
We return to Greece again to see another less known place. Well, more or less...

Greece, Crete – The Island of Historical Sights, Mountains, and Sea I
Published: 21.3.2016
The title suggests that Crete is island of several great tourist attractions. People who love culture, those who love history and nature or just laying on a beach will all enjoy a stay here. The history of Crete is, however, very colorful. Therefore, it would be a pity to spend your vacation just being lazy on a beach.

Greece, Crete – The Island of Sights, Mountains and Sea II
Published: 28.3.2016
A delegate of the company we rented our car from had been already waiting for us once we arrived at the airport. It was apparent that there is some fierce competition among car rental companies. The way how they treat their customers is the consequence of the fierce competition. Once we had settled all documents we needed we get in our car and drove to the west. There are no official freeways so you don’t pay any toll.

Greece, Crete – Island of Landmarks, Mountains, and the Sea VI
Published: 25.4.2016
We left early in the morning the Agia Galini camp for Phaistos (Faistos) palais. It is considered the second most important Minoan palace (the first one is Knossos). The palace is situated on Kastri Hill which is in central area of the Mesara Plain. Up from there you can get beautiful vista of the Idi mountains.

Greece, Crete – The Island of Landmarks, Mountains, and the Sea VII
Published: 2.5.2016
The next day’s morning we woke up while it was still being dark. Because we spent the night at a cottage, we quickly packed our things. At 6 o’clock we were already heading to Kato Zakros, another important Minoan palace. Unfortunately, the weather was not good. It rained all day. Yet this was no thing that would make us to loose our spirits. At around 8 o’clock we reached our destination. The information in the book guide said it the opening hours start at 8. However, right there we found out it would be at 10. Two hours of additional time meant we made use of them and walked along the coastline.

Greece, Crete – Island of Landmarks, Mountains, and the Sea VIII
Published: 9.5.2016
The last day before leaving Crete by plane we did want to spend in Heraklion. Most of all at the most famous Minoan palace of Knossos. At around 8 o’clock in the morning we left the camp of Sissi. About one hour later we were in front of our hotel. We parked the car and went for Knossos right away. This largest tourist attraction on Crete is only 5 kilometers to the south from Heraklion. Buses depart every twenty minutes for the palace and you pay 3 euro per ticket.

Greece, Litochoro – Mystical Mountain Town
Published: 30.8.2017
This time we decided to set off to explore towns and cities in Greece. Litochoro was one of our first stops. This "stone town" is situated close to the Olympic Mountains.

Greece, Panteleimonas – Mountains, Beaches, and Sights
Published: 6.9.2017
Upon our visit to Litochoro, we moved several kilometers on. Our next stop was a typical Greek village with amazing nature, interesting architecture and amazing vistas.

Greece, Paralia – Vibrant Resort
Published: 13.9.2017
We stay in the sunny country of Greece also this week. Today, we visit the most popular summer resort on the Olympic riviera – the town of Paralia. This sea resort is about 8 kilometers away from the capital of Pieria prefecture. Paralia is a great place to relax at and have fun.

Greece: Samos – Birthplace of Pythagoras
Published: 11.5.2015
One of the most popular holiday resorts in recent years has been Greek island of Samos, the birthplace of famous Pythagoras. What reason stands behind large numbers of tourists coming there between June and first half of September? There are actually couple of them!

Greece: Kos – To See God Asklepios II.
Published: 20.10.2014
There was a large testing staircase in the center of Asklepion. To ensure good reputation of the hospital, the patients were supposed to walk up the stairs to the sanctuary without any help. If some died, they removed his body quietly in the night so nobody would see it...

Greece: Kos - To Visit Asklepios I.
Published: 13.10.2014
I go up a moderate hill to reach Asklepion where Hippocrates had his “office”. How Asklepios became a god? It was like this: Appollo, a god of health, wanted to teach his son Asklepios. He perfected heiling powers and thus became the god of medicine.

Greece: Kos – Following the Traces of Hippocrates II.
Published: 6.10.2014
Based on Hippocrates the present Hippocratic oath was formed. Right in a shop I buy a papyrus with full oath in Czech!

Greece: Kos – Following the Steps of Hippocrates I
Published: 29.9.2014
Today we travel to Greek island of Kos. I met there Iva, a nice Czech, so we travel together. On the ship are all kinds of nationalities – French, Italians, Germans, English, Hungarians and us, Czechs! It is funny that I understand almost everyone yet they don’t have a clue. Our journey is pleasant. It takes around 50 minutes.

Greece, Crete: Trip to the Largest Greek Island VII
Published: 5.9.2014
Last look at Agios Nikolaos and a trip to Spinalonga.

Greece, Crete: A Trip on the Largest Greek Island V
Published: 22.8.2014
We left Rethymno. It slowly fades behind us. We travel towards Cretan nature in the Samaria gorge.

Greece, Crete: Trip to the Largest Greek Island II.
Published: 1.8.2014
Last week we have lured to you to our trip to Crete. This hilly island hides many things, no healthy tourist would miss that. Today we will take a look on one of the largest cities of Crete, Rethymno. First, we will talk about local cuisine. Next week will visit some landmarks.

Greece, Crete: A Trip to the Largest Greek Island I
Published: 25.7.2014
After several articles on London we jump across Europe to the Mediterranean, actually to the east part of the sea. Today we will have a taste of sun after rains of London, and warm waters of the Sea of Crete.

Rhodos Town - Old Quarters And New Town I.
Published: 14.9.2012
The city with cultural traditions, with known rhetorical school (attended by Cicero and Caesar) and the famous sculptural school. Ever since its foundation (408 BC) the capital of the island is Rhodos, lies in whose northern tip.

Greece: Zakynthos - The Journey Cross Turtle Island III.
Published: 17.10.2011
The third part of our little serial about the island we will finish by its greatest attraction is beach, where in 1980 wrecked smuggler ship.

Greece: Zakynthos – the journey cross turtle island I.
Published: 19.9.2011
Local people don´t call the island other way than tell Zante. This home of giant tortoises, not about a typical Greek island with countless historical monuments, but if you will go there, you spend nice a very pleasant holiday, at which you will surely like to remember.

Greece: Zakynthos - The Journey Cross Turtle Island IV.
Published: 31.10.2011
The last and final part of our journey around the island we will finish in places where I had the opportunity to spend summer holidays - Limni Keri.

Greece: Zakynthos - The Journey Cross Turtle Island II.
Published: 3.10.2011
In the first part of our journey across the island of Zakynthos, I suggested that this place is indeed an ideal holiday destination, but there are not too many attractions. It is waste to invite every lovers of ancient architecture, because frequent earthquakes destroyed everything in the past, what could be kept from the time of Homer.

Greece: Cradle Of Civilization In An Azure Sea
Published: 14.4.2012
The fashion is to fly to exotic countries and bring home the images of white beaches. Paradise of islands, beaches and beautiful nature hides a much closer - in Europe. Greece is a country, that you can´t know during one summer vacation - you'll want to come back again and again.

Greece: Kos – Hippokrates’ Island
Published: 14.10.2013
Kos is one of many Greek islands. It is a popular destination not only for Czech tourists. It is located in the Aegean Sea near the Turkis shores near the Bay of Koss. It is a small island – it is 45 kilometers long and 10 kilometers wide. The shore is 112 kilometers long.


Related Photogallery

Greece – Skiathos and Koukounaries Holiday Resort
Greece is a diverse country with many things to experience. Skiathos is one of such magical place...

Greece – Visiting Sea Resorts
Our today's photogallery looks back at summer. We visit Paralia, the busiest tourist resort on th...

Greece, Litochoro – The Town of Gods
Our today's photogallery takes us to the Greek town of Litochoro which is situated at the foothil...

Greece: The City of Rhodos
Rhodes - a town on the island in the Aegean Sea. Whether it was the island according to one or an...

Greece - Lefkada
Lefkada forms a part from many islands, belonging to Greece. Its extent is not too big, coas...

Greece - Interesting Excursion To Greece Islands
Greece is well-known with its antique history. The country is surrounded with many greater and sm...

Place

Czech republic

Partner:

Vyžaduje Adobe Flash Player

Partners:

We were awarded the certificate even thanks to you!

Dôveryhodná firma 2017

 

Photogallery:

Important Information:

Information and warnings on travelling abroad is to be found HERE.

Today:saturday 18. 11. 2017
Holiday:Romana
Today:
saturday 18.11.
6 °C
Tomorrow:
sunday 19.11.
6 °C