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Benitses is one of Greece’s best-known seaside villages. Located on the southeast coast, Benitses is only 12 kilometers from Old Corfu Town, and 11 kilometers from the Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport. Benitses was amongst the first tourist destination in Corfu, where tourism would eventually take root and later spread to the rest of the island....
Benitses Village Festival
May 10, 2019
A 17th-century traditional village highlights its history through its culinary customs. A popular destination since the time of the Romans, Benitses reveals why it still has some of the best taverns in Greece.
Following in the Governor’s Footsteps. Memories from Europe
May 9, 2019
This year’s festival is dedicated to Ioannis Kapodistrias, whose life and work profoundly influenced the history of Europe in the 19th century. We enter the kitchens, taste the flavours and listen to the music of the early 19th century from the cities where Kapodistrias lived.
Opening Ceremony
May 8, 2019
The Chefs Club cook dishes revealing the history of the Corfu and the rest of the Ionian Islands. Corfu wineries showcase their new wines (harvest of 2018) The philharmonics and choirs perform to highlight the influence of the Eptanese School in music.
Old town streets
A stroll through its labyrinth of alleyways is a priceless lesson in the understanding of the history of the island.
Akamatra is an local, traditional tavern in the back alleys of the old harbor.
Pergola is located in the Jewish quarter among the atmospheric narrow alleyways of old town Corfu. It is a family run taverna specialising in traditional Greek delicasies (meze) ouzo and tsipouro.