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mastichas09

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I am researching the possibility of traveling to Corfu this year. What are some villages we must see? I have a list of six or so that I find intriguing - anything to add or subtract?
  1. Pelekas
  2. Liapades
  3. Lakones
  4. Agios Mattheos
  5. Agios Gordios
  6. Sokraki
What do you think? I am having a hard time visualizing things.
 
I have never been to Corfu but I did some research. Of those, that one that personally intrigues me the most is Pelekas, simply because it seems like a nice, traditional village to explore. There's also a beach here that looks beautiful. Seems like a good place for a home base to me.
 

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I'm currently planning a trip to Corfu and am eager to explore as much as I can in the surrounding areas. I am planning to stay put for the whole time I am in Greece, but I want to do a bit more besides visiting Corfu itself.

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