Corfu

Corfu

Known as one of the greenest and most romantic islands in the Greek archipelago, Corfu offers travellers idyllic beaches, lush verdant hillsides and interesting historical sites. Stroll around Corfu Town with its Venetian, French and English influences, getting lost in the maze of cobbled streets offering cafes, tavernas and shops selling local wares. Discover the island’s ancient history in the various museums, palaces, ruins and local galleries to explore. Venturing out to the coastline, expect powdery white sand, crystal-clear waters for snorkelling and beaches backed by majestic olive groves.

Best Places to Visit in Corfu

Best Places to Visit in Corfu

Need some inspiration for your next Corfu villa holiday? Here\'s our guide to the best attractions and places to visit in Corfu. ...
Discover the best beaches in Corfu

Discover the best beaches in Corfu

Greece’s emerald isle boasts a fantastic and varied coastline. But what are the best beaches in Corfu? Here are just a few contenders. ...
On the Gourmet Trail. Greece: Moussaka

On the Gourmet Trail. Greece: Moussaka

Want a taste of Greece without leaving the country? Try our easy to follow Moussaka recipe. Ingredients 750g/1lb 10½oz lamb mince 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tsp dried oregano 1½ tsp dried mint 1 bay leaf 1 cinnamon stick 1 ...
Come dine with me in Corfu

Come dine with me in Corfu

Feeling peckish? This week Susie, our Product Performance Manager, discusses Greek Cuisine in Corfu.  As a self confessed foodie, I always enjoy trying new things when travelling overseas and at home. While the cuisine is a big part of my, ...
5 of the best Greek islands to holiday

5 of the best Greek islands to holiday

Greece’s charms span across the mainland and its many archipelagos. So much so, it’s often hard to pick which are the best Greek islands to holiday on. Regardless of whether you’re drawn by Zante’s coves or Crete’s picturesque harbours, here’s a ...
Good snorkelling holidays for villa-loving travellers

Good snorkelling holidays for villa-loving travellers

Holiday rentals provide the perfect basecamp for snorkelling getaways. Hiring a villa gives you the freedom to prepare your own packed lunches and dinners, and you’ll have plenty of room to store your snorkels, flippers and wetsuits. Image by, ...
Romantic getaways: Greece and its succulent coastlines

Romantic getaways: Greece and its succulent coastlines

Greece and romance go hand in hand. In fact, the country’s romantic heritage dates way back to Ancient Greece and some of its most famous figures. Take Orpheus, the Thracian musician and poet who travelled down to the underworld, encountering Hades ...
Top things to see and do in Corfu

Top things to see and do in Corfu

The natural beauty of the island is reason enough to visit Corfu. But that’s not to say that the Greek isle isn’t full to the brim with cultural and historic sites to see. The farthest north of the Ionian Islands, Corfu is just a quick hop from ...
Your guide to Corfu

Your guide to Corfu

Corfu is the second largest of Greece’s Ionian Islands but it’s small enough to make you feel at home! The island is only 226 mi² in size, which makes Villa Plus Holidays to Corfu ideal for holidaymakers who want to hire a car and travel across the ...
Hidden gems of Corfu

Hidden gems of Corfu

Ever-popular Corfu is a big draw for beach lovers. Holidays in Corfu can mean long lazy days soaking up the sun, but there’s much more to this picturesque Greek island than crashing out on a beach in a large resort. Image by mickpix, used under ...
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