Villa Maria – Holiday Home, Holiday Flat
In Astrakeri, beneath old olive trees on the north shore
of Corfu, family Pettas is renting out apartments, studios and a summer cottage.
The fantastic view of the ionic sea and of the mountain range of Albania,
as well as the quiet location and the cordial friendliness of the landlords
will make your holidays unforgettable.
Corfu – Green Island in the Blue Sea
Located opposite of Italy’s boot heel at the mouth of the Adriatic
Sea in the Ionic Sea, Corfu is known as the greenest island of Greece. Thanks
to the Venetians, about two million olive trees (of which many are several
hundreds years of age) make the island appear green throughout the whole
No wonder that tourism started as early as in the 19th century. Empress
Sissy built herself a summer residence (the Achillion) which later
was bought by Emperor Wilhelm II. Eversince, he was considered a welcomed
guest on the island and there are still many memorials to be seen (Emperor’s
Today, Corfu has an international airport as well as ferry connections
with Italy, making it easily accessible for tourists. Nevertheless, tourists
dearly appreciate the many untouched places, especially during fall and springtime.
Life in Corfu has maintained its distinct character despite the growing
popularity among tourists, and has adapted to tourism only at certain areas
during high season. It is always worthwhile getting to know the lifestyle
of the Mediterranean inhabitants on the green island of Corfu.
καλώς ορίσατε! –
Welcome to our house!