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at LOVELY AGIOS GEORGIOS North

SITUATION
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AGIOS GEORGIOS

The apartments and studios are situated about 800 metres from the beautiful Agios Georgios beach on a quiet, narrow country road. They are ideal for families or couples requiring a quiet situation but within a few minutes walk from the beach and beachside tavernas.
The beach is an easy 800m stroll passing several tavernas and useful small shops for everyday needs.


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The nearest general shop is the 'Bios' small supermarket, run by the friendly Spiros. It is about 400 metres from Yianni's accommodation on the road to the beach so daily requirements can be easily collected en route.

For eating and drinking the nearest taverna, Angelos, is 300 metres away on the road from the beach. Excellent meals can be bought at the nearby Hotel Theo or the Moonlight Restaurant and for evening drinks and meals there are a number of restaurants, tavernas and bars at the beach with lovely views over the spectacular bay of Agios Georgios.


Nearby Surroundings

The apartments and studios are situated in a well wooded, fertile agricultural valley of small fields growing vegetables, hay, citrus fruits, grapes etc so typical of the Greek countryside.

Countryside and nature lovers will enjoy the lovely gardens and pastoral surroundings with its many birds and colourful insects. Some may be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of spectacular Golden Oriole birds or flamboyant Hoopoes flying between the olive trees or hear the local nightingales.



AGIOS GEORGIOS

The peaceful resort of Agios Georgios (north) is well known for its beautiful bay with long, wide sandy beach and magnificent cliff scenery. It lies about 30 km from Corfu town in the north-west of the island.
Visitors here will find no holiday complexes; nor enormous concrete apartment blocks; nor huge hotels. Instead there are just a handful of small friendly hotels, welcoming to non-residents, plus numerous small apartments and individual villas.




Lovely Beach at Agios Georgios, Corfu in early morning.Lovely Beach at Agios Georgios, Corfu in early morning.

The beach is very safe and regularly wins the Blue Flag award for cleanliness. You will find water-sports of many kinds in the main parts of the holiday season. Boats can be hired for exploring and there are also boat taxis available.


Countryside

The green hills around Agios Georgios are covered in old olive trees and the area is great for lovers of walking in this natural Greek countryside. The roadside verges have scented herbs and wild flowers while numerous Mediterranean birds and coloured butterflies can be seen.
A series of walks are described and several photo galleries of local wild flowers can be seen on the Agios Georgios web-site mentioned below.

Shopping Facilities and Tavernas etc

Several well-stocked "mini-marts" can be found be found along the beach road for daily needs. There are plentiful Tavernas and restaurants spread from one end of the beach to the other, one or two specialising in fish dishes.

More Information and Photographs

For many photographs of the beach, the views and countryside; plus maps showing the tavernas etc and several walks visit the web-site "about Agios Georgios" where there is also information regarding Taxis, Car Hire and Public Transport.


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