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It was a warm and sunny August day in 1968 when the ship anchored in Corfu harbour.
The authentic history of the Greek komboloi has been lost in the annals of time.
The Medusa, Snake Symbolism & Ley Lines in Corfu
Mansions like this one were a product of the Venetian era, remnant of a medieval feudal system that had its origins with the Angevin lords.
Plate smashing, a traditional Greek folk custom involving the smashing of plates or glasses during celebratory occasions.
The main influence in determining the character of Corfu Town is Venetian, as a result of the four hundred years or so of their rule.
In his Odyssey, Homer mentions the island of Scheria, the island of the Phaeacians, which some believe to be Corfu.
Initially the theatre staged theatrical plays but in 1733 an opera was performed there for the first time.
2 filmmakers, 45 islands, over 30,00 km travelled, 160 days of shooting, 500 videos of one of the most rich and beautiful countries in the world.
We commence by describing the Corfu carnival with the following publication in the literary section
… an essential part of the way of life in every Greek town (Patrick Comerford)
Cricket appears historically in Corfu, which was under the British domination, on the 23rd of April 1823 with a game between officers of the British Navy and the Garrison.
The Philharmonic Society of Corfu, known among Corfiots as “The Old Philharmonic”, was established at September 1840 by some of the most prominent Corfiots of the time.