Benitses, Corfu, Greece

Near Benitses , Corfu Greece

The Achillion Palace - Situated around 10 km south of Corfu town in the village of Gastouri, above the resort of Benitses. The property was originally owned by Corfiot philosopher and diplomat Petros Vrailas Armenis and it was known as “Villa Vraila”. However during a visit in 1888 the Empress of Austria, Elisabeth of Bavaria, also known as Sissi, decided that it was the ideal location for her to build her palace in Corfu.

The Achillion Palace - Situated around 10 km south of Corfu town in the village of Gastouri, above the resort of Benitses. The property was originally owned by Corfiot philosopher and diplomat Petros Vrailas Armenis and it was known as “Villa Vraila”. However during a visit in 1888 the Empress of Austria, Elisabeth of Bavaria, also known as Sissi, decided that it was the ideal location for her to build her palace in Corfu.

Jardins de l'Achillion - Benitses, Corfou.

Corfou...

but I did my best with the hideous metal statues at the corners.

The Achillion Palace - Situated around 10 km south of Corfu town in the village of Gastouri, above the resort of Benitses. The property was originally owned by Corfiot philosopher and diplomat Petros Vrailas Armenis and it was known as “Villa Vraila”. However during a visit in 1888 the Empress of Austria, Elisabeth of Bavaria, also known as Sissi, decided that it was the ideal location for her to build her palace in Corfu.

The Achillion Palace - Situated around 10 km south of Corfu town in the village of Gastouri, above the resort of Benitses. The property was originally owned by Corfiot philosopher and diplomat Petros Vrailas Armenis and it was known as “Villa Vraila”. However during a visit in 1888 the Empress of Austria, Elisabeth of Bavaria, also known as Sissi, decided that it was the ideal location for her to build her palace in Corfu.

Kaisers Bridge - Situated about 11km south of Corfu town on the main road just outside Benitses and around 20 minute drive by car. After 1907 when Kaiser Wilhelm II purchased the Achilleion palace he built a bridge at the bottom of the gardens to span the road and allow him easy access to the beach.

Kaisers Bridge - Situated about 11km south of Corfu town on the main road just outside Benitses and around 20 minute drive by car. After 1907 when Kaiser Wilhelm II purchased the Achilleion palace he built a bridge at the bottom of the gardens to span the road and allow him easy access to the beach.

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benitses Village Corfu Greece Photo from Benitses in Corfu (We got tea after all at Benitses, at a plain, clean little hotel set right on the sea.

Παραλία ! Photo from Benitses in Corfu, v dálce řecká pevnina

Photo from Benitses in Corfu, v dálce řecká pevnina

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San Stefanos Photo from Benitses in Corfu

The perfect place to relax in #Benitses #Corfu under the shade of the #olivevines  #poolside #gardenvines

The perfect place to relax in under the shade of the

Κέρκυρα 1930

Κέρκυρα 1930

Benitses a 1976

Benitses a 1976

Hotel El Greco Hotel in Benitses, Greece. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #Greece #Benitses #hotel #travel #vacation

Hotel El Greco Hotel in Benitses, Greece. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #Greece #Benitses #hotel #travel #vacation

Benitses Bay View Hotel in Benitses, Greece. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #Greece #Benitses #travel #vacation #hotel

Benitses Bay View Hotel in Benitses, Greece. For more information, photos, reviews and best prices please follow the link. #Greece #Benitses #travel #vacation #hotel

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