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Location: Garitsa

Day 1 - 15 Oct 2021

Aerolimenas Kerkiras Ioannis Kapodistrias

Garitsa, Aerolimenas Kerkiras Ioannis Kapodistrias

Content: We landed at the airport in the morning g and rented a car from one of the many local car rent shops located there.

Location: Moraitika

Day 1 - 15 Oct 2021

Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu
Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Content: We drove to the area of Moraitika at the Domes Miramare hotel which took 3min. This 5 star sustainable hotel is truly a gem, located right on the waterfront of a gorgeous beach lined with olive trees and plush gardens. Domes Miramare also has a stunning, atmospheric indoor bar area, an outdoor beach bar and several restaurants to pick from. We booked one of their waterfront villas with private pool. All the villas have access to a private club which is open all day and offers cocktails, snacks, wine, juices, a pool and beachfront sunbathing area with barcaLoungers.

Makris Greek Restaurant

Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant
Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant
Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant
Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant

Content: This is a Mediterranean high end restaurant with many vegan and vegetarian options. We had to make a reservation with the concierge because it does get pretty crowded. The food was delicious and so was the ambiance.

Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Content: After a delightful vegan dinner we headed to the indoor hotel bar for a glass of Greek wine. The unique lift fixtures at the bar which resemble Byzantine church lanterns create a mystic, unique atmosphere. There was a band playing live music that we enjoyed while sipping our delicious wine.

Location: Moraitika

Day 2 - 16 Oct 2021

Makris Greek Restaurant

Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant

Content: We woke up early to enjoy coffee at the lobby. The views are beautiful and very calming. I spent some time meditating and listening to the waves.

Location: Achilleion

Day 2 - 16 Oct 2021

Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)

Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)
Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)
Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)
Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)
Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)
Achilleion, Achilleion (Αχίλλειο)

Content: This gorgeous palace is open to the public daily. The best times to visit are from noon to sunset. Make sure you take a tour of the gardens, the views are magnificent. Keep in mind that only the main floor of the palace is currently open to guests, because the rest is undergoing meticulous restorations.

Location: Moraitika

Day 2 - 16 Oct 2021

Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Content: Back at the hotel for a glass of wine by the water, waiting for the sun to go down between the neighboring mountains.

Makris Greek Restaurant

Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant
Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant
Moraitika, Makris Greek Restaurant

Content: Another delicious vegan meal at Domes Miramare. We had raw passion fruit salad, mushroom pasta and an assortment of home made sorbet.

Location: Moraitika

Day 3 - 17 Oct 2021

Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Content: We had morning coffee at the hotel lobby enjoying live piano music under the ancient olive tree decorating the space.

Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection
Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Content: Breakfast is served until 11:30am and on certain weekdays there is live piano music in the main lobby. There are also two beautiful resident kitties that hang out in the lobby area usually in the morning that you can say hi to.

Corfu Golf Club | International Golf Course / Restaurant-Bar

Moraitika, Corfu Golf Club | International Golf Course / Restaurant-Bar

Content: An afternoon learning how to play golf in this beautiful course surrounded by lakes, little streams and green plush hills was the perfect way to spend the day.

Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection
Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection
Moraitika, Domes Miramare, The Luxury Collection

Content: After our Gold adventure we returned to the hotel and walked around to view all the beautiful art pieces on display. There are several collections throughout the premises that are worth exploring.

Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu
Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Content: This evening we stayed in and enjoyed our gorgeous Villa with a bottle of wine and some soft music. We ordered in and just relaxed. The ambiance is very romantic and perfect for a quiet, joyful evening.

Location: Moraitika

Day 4 - 18 Oct 2021

Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Moraitika, Domes Miramare, a Luxury Collection Resort, Corfu

Content: We woke up early to enjoy our last morning at Domes Miramare. After an 8am yoga class, we spent some time with the hotel kitty, Harhalo, who hangs out in random chairs in the lobby. If you see her make sure to say hi, she’s the mascot of the hotel and super cuddly and cute. Everyone loves her ♥️

Location: Corfu

Day 4 - 18 Oct 2021

Church of the Virgin Mary Mandrakina

Corfu, Church of the Virgin Mary Mandrakina
Corfu, Church of the Virgin Mary Mandrakina

Content: One of the most famous churches in Corfu, perfect for taking photos and enjoying the views.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 4 - 18 Oct 2021

Airbnb

Corfu Old Town, Airbnb
Corfu Old Town, Airbnb
Corfu Old Town, Airbnb

Content: We booked this one bedroom flat called “Keramidogatos” on Airbnb because of the location. It is on a 4th floor traditional walk up in the Old Town of Corfu, right by the famous Church of Aghios Spiridonas and the views are crazy. Everything in the Old Town, port and the fortresses are in walking distance so we took the car back to the rental place, and decided to stay here forever the remaining days and enjoy the culture, architecture wind lifestyle of this unique, Venetian town.

Muses art things & more

Corfu Old Town, Muses art things & more
Corfu Old Town, Muses art things & more

Content: Time for some shopping. One of my favorite boutiques in Corfu is Muses, they have an incredible collection of pieces from dresses, to hats and jewlery, candles, bags and home items handcrafted from different artists from all over Greece.

K.AND. CORFU

Corfu Old Town, K.AND. CORFU
Corfu Old Town, K.AND. CORFU

Content: Another stop to This incredibly unique jewlery boutique where you can find handmade gold and silver pieces created by a Cretan female artist by hand. Their rings are all one of a kind, and what is incredibly special about them is that they all have parts that twist. I brought two rings and wear them all the time… definitely worth the visit! I have never seen any piece of jewelry like these in all my travels.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 4 - 18 Oct 2021

Venetian Well

Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well
Corfu Old Town  , Venetian Well

Content: The Venetian Well is located by an iconic ancient well built by the Venetians a few centuries ago. The ambiance is magical once the sun falls, and the food is prepared with much love end the purest local ingredients by the Chef. There is also a wide selection of wines available from their famous cellar by the restaurant.

Location: Corfu Old Port

Day 5 - 19 Oct 2021

Koultoura Kafenion

Corfu Old Port , Koultoura Kafenion
Corfu Old Port , Koultoura Kafenion
Corfu Old Port , Koultoura Kafenion

Content: We started the day with a Greek coffee made traditionally I’m a tiki by Konstantinos, the “Captain” of Koultoura cafe at the Old Port. The coffe is delicious and the place is decorated with traditional memorabilia.

Location: Corfu Old Port

Day 5 - 19 Oct 2021

Corfu Old Port (Παλιό Λιμάνι Κέρκυρας)

Corfu Old Port, Corfu Old Port (Παλιό Λιμάνι Κέρκυρας)
Corfu Old Port, Corfu Old Port (Παλιό Λιμάνι Κέρκυρας)

Content: Time for some sightseeing and exploring. The walk by the Old Port of Corfu is incredibly beautiful. You get to see interesting architecture, the dominant New Fortress and there are many little restaurants and cafes on the way that you can stop by and get a snack.

Palace of St. Michael and St. George

Corfu Old Port, Palace of St. Michael and St. George
Corfu Old Port, Palace of St. Michael and St. George
Corfu Old Port, Palace of St. Michael and St. George
Corfu Old Port, Palace of St. Michael and St. George

Content: On the way back to town we explored the Palace gardens. The area surrounding the palace is full of hidden gems and photo ops. This staircase is magnificent and it is located on the side of the Palace by “The Garden of the People”.

Mikro Café (Μικρό Καφέ)

Corfu Old Port, Mikro Café (Μικρό Καφέ)
Corfu Old Port, Mikro Café (Μικρό Καφέ)

Content: Back in the center of the Old Town for a snack and coffee at one of the most famous cafes here called Mikro Cafe, which means “Petite coffee”.

Papagiorgis Patiserie-Gelateria

Corfu Old Port, Papagiorgis Patiserie-Gelateria

Content: A couple of blocks away is one of the most famous sweet shops on the island. The only vegan option they have, unfortunately, is their sorbets which are absolutely delicious. The dark chocolate cumquat flavor is one of the best sorbets I’ve ever had. The lemon was delicious too. We took our sorbets and ventured off on an exploration of the Old Town by sunset.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 5 - 19 Oct 2021

Cathedral of Saint Spyridon

Corfu Old Town, Cathedral of Saint Spyridon

Content: We walked around the piazza of Saint Spyridon, the famous miracle Saint of the island.

Papagiorgis Patiserie-Gelateria

Corfu Old Town, Papagiorgis Patiserie-Gelateria

Content: Then back to our flat to enjoy the sunset over the traditional rooftops of the Old Town of Corfu.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 6 - 20 Oct 2021

Corfu Central Market

Corfu Old Town, Corfu Central Market

Content: The Central fruit and vegetable market of Corfu is a place where you can find fresh and delicious seasonal vegetables, snacks, desserts, herbs and spices. It is a wonderful experience just make sure you visit early in the morning because it does get very crowded.

Location: Corfu

Day 6 - 20 Oct 2021

Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)

Corfu, Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)
Corfu, Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)
Corfu, Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)
Corfu, Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)
Corfu, Old Fort (Παλαιό Φρούριο)

Content: Next we’re off to visit the Old Venetian Fortress of Corfu. There are plenty of local guides you can hire to take you around the Fortress and talk about the history of this amazing place. The walk is about an hour long and it feels like visiting a different era. You will enjoy the medieval architecture, stunning views and take your camera with you because there are many photo opportunities.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 6 - 20 Oct 2021

Old Town of Corfu

Corfu Old Town, Old Town of Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Old Town of Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Old Town of Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Old Town of Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Old Town of Corfu

Content: After the Old Fortress tour, we ventured to explore the Old Town. Walking around and marveling at the architecture which is a mesh of Venetian, Byzantine and contemporary Greek is truly an adventure. The narrow streets that tangle inside the Old Town are called “Kantounia” and even though you can easily get lost amongst them, it is the best feeling because there’s always a new and beautiful corner to experience.

Pomo D'Oro Corfu

Corfu Old Town, Pomo D'Oro Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Pomo D'Oro Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Pomo D'Oro Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Pomo D'Oro Corfu
Corfu Old Town, Pomo D'Oro Corfu

Content: One of my favorite restaurants so far, this beautiful, quaint Greek upscale restaurant is owned by Chef Aristotle Mergoulas, an incredibly talented and wonderful Corfiot with Italian routes. Each of his dishes is a unique creation, combining local natural elements in the most balanced and delicious way. With many vegan options and a menu that changes with the seasons, this restaurant is definitely a treat! I’m a fan!

Location: Corfu

Day 7 - 21 Oct 2021

Museum of Asian Art of Corfu

Corfu , Museum of Asian Art of Corfu
Corfu , Museum of Asian Art of Corfu
Corfu , Museum of Asian Art of Corfu

Content: This morning we took a walk to the Palace gardens to take some photos in early sunlight.

Museum of Asian Art of Corfu

Corfu , Museum of Asian Art of Corfu
Corfu , Museum of Asian Art of Corfu

Content: The front of the palace is lined with a corridor of Greek styled columns which is beautiful to see and take photos at. It does get crowded by tourists during the day, so better to visit early in the morning if you do want to take photos without crowds.

Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm

Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm
Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm
Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm
Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm
Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm
Corfu , Dr. Kavvadia's Organic Farm

Content: This olive farm is a gorgeous haven of Mediterranean nature and Olive Trees that produce one of the best Olive Oils in the country. The owners have adopted and take care of many kitties in the area and we had the most incredible time cuddling with them and sharing our vegan piknik. The farm is open for organized day tours of the premises which include a the original Olive Mill from back in the day and the farm. You can arrange for a home cooked lunch with the owners and shop their award winning olive oil.

Location: Doukades

Day 7 - 21 Oct 2021

Donkey Rescue Center

Doukades, Donkey Rescue Center

Content: This donkey rescue was one of my favorite experiences on the island. The volunteers and workers here do such an incredible job of taking care of old donkeys that would have been cents fed to death in the meat trade. Here they are rescued and offered a life of love during the last years of their lives in this beautiful land surrounded by trees, flowers and wild nature. We got to interact with these amazing animals, feed them and donate to this noble cause.

Location: Corfu Old Town

Day 7 - 21 Oct 2021

Corfu Old Town

Corfu Old Town, Corfu Old Town

Content: After a beautiful day of venturing the outskirts of the island, we headed to our flat to pack and take off on the evening flight to Athens. We can’t wait to be back to this marvelous island to explore more. It was definitely worth the visit 💙