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12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Grava Cave

12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Grava Cave

Grava Cave in Corfu Island’s seductive south is not your usual dingy, bat crawling, hair raising place. In fact one feels quite comfortably at home as it is evident that people lived here in peace, even if it was 22.000 years ago. The cave itself sits on […]

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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS: HOW WE GOT HERE.

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS: HOW WE GOT HERE.

Most of our guests know her simply as ‘Maria’. What you probably didn’t know about her, is that her full name is Maria Emvraizoglou and she started working at Delfinia Hotels in 1988. She was born in Germany and grew up there speaking both Greek and German. […]

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12 THINGS YOU CAN DO IN CORFU: Cycling

12 THINGS YOU CAN DO IN CORFU: Cycling

An organized Cycling Tour of Corfu Town or Corfu’s southern ‘flatter’ country side can be an exciting way to explore the great outdoors as well as a way to meet new people with a similar sense of adventure. Springtime in Corfu is a cyclist’s paradise! Corfu has one of […]

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12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Loutses Cave

12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Loutses Cave

Yes, amongst many of its undiscovered treasures, are a number of accessible caves in Corfu. Loutses Cave is probably the largest, just outside the village of Loutses on the northern slopes of Mount Pantokratoras. At an altitude of 300m, the entrance of the cave is easily accessible […]

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12 THINGS YOU CAN DO IN CORFU: Play Golf

12 THINGS YOU CAN DO IN CORFU: Play Golf

The beautiful golf course of Corfu has been characterized by many as one of the best hidden secrets in Europe. The Corfu Golf Club course, located only 14km away from Corfu town, was designed by the famous Swiss architect Donald Harradine, who combined the natural beauty of […]

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12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Waterfalls of Nymfes

12 UNIQUE LOCATIONS IN CORFU: Waterfalls of Nymfes

Corfu Island enchants with its luscious greens and cobalt Ionian blues. A humid microclimate ensures rich vegetation and bountiful evergreen trees. Also called the ‘Emerald Isle’ of the Mediterranean unsuspecting visitors are amazed by the beauty of its gardens , the type of wild flowers that count […]

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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS AT DELFINIA HOTELS

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS AT DELFINIA HOTELS

Change is the only thing that is certain! This is one of the things we have come to realize at Delfinia Hotels after 50 years in the hospitality industry. We feel it is because we accept and embrace change, that we are successfully celebrating 50 years in […]

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Taste Corfu’s Wines

Taste Corfu's Wines

Corfu Island has at least four local varieties of grape and produces large quantities of wine each year most of which remains shared between families and friends. Cultivated on the island are the white Petrokoritho, Moschato Aspro, Robola and Kozanitis and the red Kakotrygis and Mavrodafni. Most […]

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CORFU’S INTERNET PHOTOGRAPHERS

CORFU’S INTERNET PHOTOGRAPHERS

There’s nothing like a great photograph to get a message across. In most instances, the emotions conjured up by an exquisite sunset cannot be described in a thousand words. Corfu Island or Kerkyra as we call it, has been blessed by the gods with mythical beauty and mesmerizing […]

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WHY IS AUTUMN THE BEST TIME TO BE IN CORFU?

WHY IS AUTUMN THE BEST TIME TO BE IN CORFU?

Late September, October and even November can be the best time to holiday in Corfu. Yes, even better than Spring! Of course, taking a holiday in Corfu in the Autumn, does pose the risk of a thunderstorm or two. But quite frankly, so does any other time […]

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