Corfu Architecture

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The island of Corfu in Greece has a multi-cultural heritage and this can be seen in the styles of architecture.

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TOWN HALL This was originally called the Loggia Nobilei and was considered the most important of the Venetian buildings. In the century it was transformed into a theatre - Teatro San Giacomo - before becoming the Town Hall in the early century. San Giacomo, Town Hall, Venetian, 18th Century, Corfu Greece, Vacation, Mansions, Architecture, House Styles

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

CATHEDRAL OF SAN GIACOMO This century Venetian building is located in the same square as the Town Hall, and is the Catholic cathedral for the island. San Giacomo, Corfu Greece, Historical Architecture, Town Hall, Cathedrals, 17th Century, Venetian, Adventure Travel, Squares

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

Ionian Academy - This early century Venetian building is located at the southern side of the main Spianada square in the town. For a brief period of time, this building housed the first Greek university. good example of venetian home Corfu Greece, Awesome House, Venetian, 18th Century, Islands, Period, Maine, Greek, Southern

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

Perhaps the best-known part of Corfu Town, the Liston is the most characteristic sign of the French presence on the island. Designed by Matthieu de Lesseps in 1807 and based on the Rue de Rivoli in Paris, its name comes from the Venetian practice of having a list of noble families in the Libro d'Oro or Golden Book and only those on this list were allowed to promenade here.  #Corfu #Greece Corfu Town, Corfu Greece, Oh The Places You'll Go, Venetian, Pretty In Pink, Fields, Islands, Families, Bucket

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

This building was built between 1814 and during the British presence here and is a monument to Georgian architecture. It has two wings dedicated to the Archangel Michael and St. George and now houses the excellent Museum of Asian Art. Georgian Architecture, Corfu Greece, Archangel Michael, Asian Art, Islands, Wings, British, Museum, Houses

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

Maitland Monument - An example of British architecture, in the main Spianada Square. Greece Art, Corfu Greece, British Architecture, Visit Greece, Windmill, Monuments, Islands, Outdoor Structures, Culture

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

Ionian Parliament - This neo classical building was built after 1830 by a Greek architect to house the parliament of the Septinsular (7 island) Republic, which was a semi-autonomous republic including all the island in the Ionian Sea, with Corfu as its capital.  #Corfu #Greece Corfu Island, Corfu Greece, Islands, Greek, Sea, Vacation, Mansions, Architecture, House Styles

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

A neo-classical building, which was the home of Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first Governor of Greece after Greek Independence, Neoclassical Architecture, Corfu Greece, Islands, Europe, Magic, Traditional, Building, Neoclassical

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

This is an example of a preserved Venetian mansion in town. You can see the characteristic Renaissance porch at the front, which forms a balcony on the first floor. Corfu Greece, Balconies, Venetian, Renaissance, Islands, Porch, Medicine, Louvre, Floor

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

This is an example of an urban building built during the British period. These were taller than the Venetian buildings and went up to 6 storeys. They also had broader frontage with numerous entrances. Corfu Greece, Venetian, Islands, Entrance, Period, Buildings, British, Street View, Urban

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...