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    Corfu Agios Matheos Village

    Agios Matheos Corfu: Agios Matheos is a beautiful mountainous village located 25 km south west of Corfu. Its population reaches 1500 inhabitants who are mainly involved in agriculture.
    The village is built amidst lush forests on the slopes of Mount Gamilios surrounded by many charming stone houses. Agios Matheos consists of both modern and old buildings, monasteries and beautiful churches.
    A paved road leads to the Monastery of Pantokrator and the Grava Cave. Gardiki Castle is one of the most impressive ancient sites in the village. The popular beach of Agios Matheos is located few km from the traditional settlement and attracts many visitors every year. You can also visit the isolated beach of Halikounas located nearby the village.
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    Halikounas Beach Corfu

    Halikounas Beach Corfu: Halikounas beach is ideally located 25 km southwestern of Corfu town. The sandy beach that stretches for more than 3 km is considered one of the most beautiful coastal areas in the Ionian complex. Halikounas is a nice alternative for peaceful holidays with sand dunes and wonderful crystalline waters which guarantee a fun swimming experience especially for the children.
     In case you don’t want to be at the centre of attention, there are some nice and isolated spots on either side of the beach for total privacy. Halikounas is ideal for those who love water sports as well. A road separates the beach with the famous Lake Korission, one of the main attractions of the area which is the home for numerous endangered bird species.
     It is nestled in the midst of green rolling hills where one comes across verdant olive groves, citrus orchards and beautiful vineyards.

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