Travel in Greece: Old Perithia, Corfu

Greekphotoimages: Photos of Old Perithia, abandoned village in north Corfu, Greece
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Stone archway with family crest.  This was the entrance to the Old Perithia village school, the ruin of which is seen through the archway.  Taken at the deserted town of Old Perithia, in the foothills of Mount Pantokrator, Corfu, Greece. Old Perithia once had 1200 residents. Some buildings date from 13th Century. The town was abandoned after  earthquake damage.

Stone Archway - Village School Ruins - Old Perithia - Corfu Stock Photo - Image: 54505308

Stone window frame and wall of ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone window frame and wall of ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone archway, entrance to agricultural storeroom,  taken at the deserted town of Old Perithia, in the foothills of Mount Pantokrator, Corfu, Greece. Old Perithia once had 1200 residents and had eight churches. Some buildings date from 13th Century. The town was abandoned after  earthquake damage.

Stone Archway, Entrance To Storeroom - Old Perithia, Corfu Stock Image - Image: 53884237

Stone entrance with wooden door on ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone entrance with wooden door on ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone wall with painted wooden shutters hanging from window frame on ruined house. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone wall with painted wooden shutters hanging from window frame on ruined house. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Orthodox Church and unusual bell tower, taken at the deserted town of Old Perithia, in the foothills of Mount Pantokrator, Corfu, Greece. Old Perithia once had 1200 residents and had eight churches, all with differently shaped bell towers. Some have been restored, but the town was abandoned after earthquake damage.

Orthodox Church And Bell Tower - Old Perithia - Corfu Stock Photo - Image: 53884248

Wisteria blossoms growing on olive trees, taken in spring near Agios Spiridon beach (St, Spiridon), north-east Corfu, Greece.

Wisteria blossoms growing on olive trees, taken in spring near Agios Spiridon beach (St, Spiridon), north-east Corfu, Greece.

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