Corfu is a lovely Greek Island, possibly the most popular among British tourists, many of whom return year after year. Located in the Ionian Sea off the west coast of mainland Greece, this small island, captivating in its greenness, has much to offer visitors. With its promise of summer sun, its great beaches and its warm and welcoming people, its allure is easy to understand.
Cheap Corfu holidays have wide popularity as all ages can find plenty to see and do. Families with young children are of course looking for sandy beaches and warm shallow waters where youngsters can build their sand castles and paddle in the sea. On Corfu, this group have plenty of choice. Agios Georgios on the North West coast, Acharavi on the north coast and Sidari all have long swathes of soft sand. Glyfada also has a good beach but it slopes rather steeply into the sea so it's not so good for paddling. Couples looking for a peaceful spot all to themselves can easily find a sheltered cove as Corfu has so many hidden around its coast. Water sports enthusiasts can enjoy a variety of activities. If surfing is a favourite activity, head for Chalikounas on the west coast which is rather windy giving ideal conditions for surfing and kite surfing. Early and late season is also popular with golfers.
Low cost airlines travel to Corfu from many regional airports. Take a look at Cheeky Trip price comparison site to find flights from your own local airport. The Corfu holiday season lasts from April to October and sees the mercury hovering around thirty at the height of summer. If you enjoy walking or cycling, treat yourself to a spring holidays when the temperatures are pleasant for those taking an active holiday. You'll also be able to enjoy the sights and the aromas of spring when the island bursts into bud. Not only that, you'll benefit from lower prices.
Whether it be hotel, apartment or villa, accommodation reaches high standards and service likewise. When choosing the board basis, don't make the assumption that the all-inclusive option is beyond your budget. It often provides surprisingly good value, particularly when travelling with children. Regular snacking can be very expensive and can certainly put a hole in your pocket. With all-inclusive you know exactly what your holiday will cost from the outset. Corfu restaurants cater for all tastes. With influences from Greek, Turkish and Italian cuisine, traditional food will certainly please. Alcoholic drinks are much cheaper than at home. Shoppers should head for Corfu Town on the east coast when the labyrinth of cobbled streets in the beautiful old town is filled with a huge variety of goods, a perfect place to buy your gifts and souvenirs. Nightlife varies from resort to resort. Those looking for lively entertainment will find a party atmosphere in the likes of Kavos or Dassia.
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