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Achilleion Palace

Written by Gina A. on Friday February 17, 2017
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Elisabeth von Wiltelsbach, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary commissioned Achilleion in 1890, her palace in Corfu which she used as her summer haven after her son passed away. The construction was finished in 1892. The palace is set ...

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Corfu Old Town

Written by Gina A. on Friday February 10, 2017
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Its obvious charm and romanticism are not the only reasons that set the Old Town of Corfu on a whole different level as a tourist attraction. The mere fact that it has been entered into the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list speaks for itself. Historically ...

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The Aqualand of Corfu

Written by Gina A. on Wednesday February 8, 2017
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What is a holiday if not also a time for fun! In Corfu, you can combine both ever since 1997 when Aqualand opened its doors (or pools, to be more precise) to the public and fun times really took off. Centrally located at the area of Agios Ioannis, in between lush vegetation, Aqualand combines ...

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The 5 most popular beaches of Corfu

Written by Gina A. on Tuesday February 7, 2017
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With more than 60 uniquely beautiful beaches, it is not an easy task to classify 5 of them at the top of the ranking. So instead, in this article, we will attempt to classify them according to popularity. In order to do that, we have conducted a small survey over the last 2 years ...

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