Corfu features a hot-summer Mediterranean climate. The best months for a pleasant weather in Corfu are from April to November. On an average, the warmest months in the island are July and August. January and February are the coldest months and July is the driest month.
Corfu is served by Corfu International Airport. Also named as Ioannis Kapodistrias (Capodistrias) International Airport, Corfu International Airport is owned by the Greek government. The airport offers both scheduled and charter flights to and from European cities such as Athens, Dublin, Munich, London, and more.Places of Interest in Corfu
A Greek island in the Ionian Sea, Corfu is the second largest island of the Ionian archipelago. The island is with the history of Greece from the evolution of Greek mythology. The history of the island is replete with battles and conquests. Corfu, dominated by two imposing fortresses, is a beautiful pedestrian-only region filled with lovely Italianate architecture. The island came under British command from 1815 to 1864 and this period added some extra uniqueness to its cultural heritage. Corfu was the location of numerous scenes from James Bond film- 'For Your Eyes Only'. The old town of Corfu is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Old Fortress
Built in 1546 by the Venetians, Old Fortress is located on a small peninsula immediately east to the old town of Corfu. The citadel looks magnificently specially when viewed from the sea. Inside the Old Fortress, there is a small church built in by British in the style of a Doric temple. The lighthouse of this citadel is its highest point and offers magnificent views east across the sea towards Albania and west over the Corfu town.The Esplanade
A vast green space, the Esplanade is located between the buildings of the old town and the Old Fortress. It is the second largest square in Europe and the main public gathering space in Corfu. The Esplanade is overlooked by the arcaded Liston which is home to a row of cafes. There is also a bandstand where visitors can occasionally witness the performances of brass bands.Museum of Asian Art
Housed in the Royal Palace, Museum of Asian Art is a remarkable museum ideal to be visited by art lovers. This museum is home to an interesting collection of Indian, Chinese, and Japanese paintings. Moreover, Museum of Asian Art also boasts ancient porcelains and sculpture.