Most popular articles
Casa Parlante. Reviving history. “Welcome! Please, come in! The Count will be with you presently. He ...
The Folklore Museum of Sinarades. The “Nikos Paktites” Folk Museum of Sinarades  is housed in a traditional two-floor building. It...
Lazareto. Miniscule island, opposite Kontokali, just 2 miles from Corfu. It was a monastery at the time of the Venetian...
Kynopiastes. Kynopiastes is an old, officially characterized, traditional settlement, eight (8) km south of the city of Corfu, two (2)...
Kontokali. 6.5 km from Corfu Town; No.7 City Bus; a ten - minute walk from the bus stop. ...
Remove filters
Apply filters

Old Perithia

About 40 km northwest of the city and at an altitude of 400 m, the isolated and silent, once rich and crowded, Palia
Perithia today has only 2 permanent residents! At the beginning of the 13th century, the pirates’ threat forced the
locals to choose a safe place. In the 1970s, other needs led the village gradually depopulated. At the entrance
the pink bell tower of the church of Agios Iakovos will welcome you, while the walk through the grassy streets
with the stone houses that still bear coats of arms is in itself a journey in the past.

Tip: The village livens up every weekend, with Corfiots and visitors who come here for the 5 traditional
taverns!

Location

What's nearby

In the Easter season many villages on the island organize interesting cultural..
IMG 7251
https://www.facebook.com/annabanou https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100077540049192 https://faiakonnisos.blogspot.com/2018/11/nymfes-to-neraidoxori-tis-kerkyras.html Λένε πως κάποτε στις Νυμφές κατοικούσαν πολλές και καλές νεράιδες και μάλλον..