The Corfu Life August 5th 2010 We decided that relaxing in Greece was way too good to give up just yet. So, on Saturday July 31 we set our sights on Corfu. This time we avoided the monotonous, never-ending train ride that would take us to Athens and then to Patras and opted to take the bus, which in Greece is a way better form of transportation, to Igoumenitsa where we caught a ferry to Corfu. The ferry got us there just before ... read more
Europe » Greece » Ionian Islands » Corfu Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
We're a couple living abroad for a couple of years. This blog is mainly a way to keep people back home informed of what we're up to; but we've since realized that Travelblog can be quite a resource for other travelers. We're trying to include some quick read sections at the end of post for those gleaning for information about places they want to go; but we won't be taking out the story telling, personal aspect.
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