You are looking for beautiful and unusual wedding location for the big Day, you want to ensure a memorable experience to your guests. Why not getting married in Corfu.
Corfu or Kerkyra is definitely the Queen of the Ionian Islands. It’s wonderful architecture and nature make Corfu one the most popular destination in Greece since Roman times, treasure into antiquity for its pure beauty. Napoleon, The Empress Sissi, Kaiser Willem II, Napoleon honoured the island with their visit. You may meet Prince Charles playing cricket in the Spianada (Esplanade).
In 1935 the Durrell family moved to Corfu with their children and began to collect, study and keep the local fauna as pets. From this experience, Gerald Durrell’s became the famous author of My Family and Other Animals, a charming autobiographical novel adapted several times for TV.
Corfu town or Kerkyra is set on the East Coast foreland of the island and flanked by the new and old Fortresses. British, French and Venetian influences are apparent throughout the whole town.
The mystic Old Town of Corfu has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is charming visitors with its elegant architecture combined to local artistic traditions and with its perfect harmony, melting Classical, Renaissance and Baroque Art. The buildings and the narrow cobbled streets with stairways called “kantoúnia” will make you feel that you are in Venice or in Naples, the Liston inspired by the Rue de Rivoli will transport you to Paris
The island covers an area of 592 sq meters with rolling hills in the south and rugged limestone mountains in the north dominated by the highest peak Mt Pontokrator (906m).
Kerkyra offers to the lovers of nature an amazing flora and fauna with its wild flowers, variety of beautiful and rare plants, cypress trees and beautiful endless sand beaches in the west coast or delightful pebble beaches with transparent water at the eastern coasts