Tag: Ionian islands

  • The Corfu Trail

    The Corfu Trail

    Planning your first long distance hike in Greece, but worried about the language, where to stay and tricky mountain terrain? Try Corfu. The Corfu Trail (150 km) is a perfect introduction to Greece beyond the tourist beaches. It meanders across the island from the party resort of Kavos in the south to the highest peak of…

  • Trains and boats, no planes!

    Trains and boats, no planes!

     “Dolphins” cried Alan. And there they were, peering up at us from beside the prow of the ferry. An instant and they were gone. No time to take a photo! Surely this is the best way to arrive in Greece: waking to see the sunrise over the Ionian islands and the Albanian coast, before cruising…