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CORFU AND BEYOND TRAVEL GUIDECorfu and Beyond is a comprehensive guide to the beautiful Greek island of Corfu, and is written by two award-winning Greece travel experts: Mike Gerrard and Donna Dailey. Between them they have travelled through most ofMoreCORFU AND BEYOND TRAVEL GUIDECorfu and Beyond is a comprehensive guide to the beautiful Greek island of Corfu, and is written by two award-winning Greece travel experts: Mike Gerrard and Donna Dailey. Between them they have travelled through most of the Greek mainland and the Greek islands, including many visits to Corfu, and they have written or contributed to many best-selling guides to the country. Their new travel guide to Corfu has been fully updated for 2013, including the latest hotel and restaurant recommendations, as well as the best things to do and see.Among Mike and Donnas previous acclaimed guides to Greece are:• The National Geographic Traveler Guide to Greece• Eyewitness Greece: Athens and the Mainland (Dorling Kindersley)• Eyewitness Greece: The Greek Islands (Dorling Kindersley)• Spiral Corfu (AA and AAA)• Spiral Crete (AA and AAA)• The Berlitz Guide to Corfu• The Berlitz Guide to Crete• The Berlitz Guide to Athens• The Globetrotter Guide to Corfu (New Holland)• Essential Athens (AA and AAA)• Essential Greek Islands (AA and AAA)• Essential Mainland Greece (AA and AAA)• The CitySpots Guide to Athens (Thomas Cook)• The Pocket Guide to Athens (AA)Their Corfu and Beyond guide is 37,000 words long, and includes numerous colour photos and maps. After a lengthy introductory chapter about the island, including its climate, history, language, food and drink, and culture, there are separate chapters on Corfu Town, Northeast Corfu, Northwest Corfu, Central and Southern Corfu, and Excursions from Corfu. Each chapter describes the main towns and villages, the main attractions, the best beaches, and anything else the visitor to Corfu might want to know.Each of the Corfu chapters comes with a Practical Information section containing advice on:• Best Times to Visit• How to Get There• Getting Around• Where to Stay• Where to Eat• Tours and Excursions• Useful ContactsThroughout the book are countless extra boxes of information, adding background to the descriptions of the island. These cover topics such as other books about Corfu, historical figures, Greek music, myths and legends, Corfiot cuisine, wildlife, Greek customs, and very practical advice on subjects including health hazards, hitch-hiking, nudity on beaches, and public transport.THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE KINDLE CORFU TRAVEL GUIDECorfu and Beyond is quite simply the most comprehensive and up-to-date guide to Corfu available for the Kindle, written by two entertaining and informative travel writers. Just take a Look Inside this book and other Corfu Kindle travel guides, or download a free sample first, and then make your choice.THE AUTHORSMike Gerrard and Donna Dailey have won several awards for their travel writing, including a Benjamin Franklin Award for the best guidebook to Paris. Donna has won an award from the Visit USA Association and several awards from the British Guild of Travel Writers, including runner-up as their Travel Writer of the Year. Mike is one of the Press Gazette’s 50 Most Influential Travel Journalists in the UK, and was recently chosen as the AITO Online Travel Writer of the Year. They have written guidebooks for almost every major travel guide publisher, including National Geographic, Dorling Kindersley, Michelin, AA, AAA, Fodors, New Holland, Berlitz, Insight, and many more.