Around the Villas in Corfu
Almyra is surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and citrus orchards and it’s just a hop from the isolated beach of Kanouli . Dominating the landscape Mount Gamelion stands tall and instills awe in passersby. This mountain took its name from the Greek word ‘gamos’ which means wedding as Alcinoos, the ancient king of Phaeacians performed his wedding ceremony there inviting the ancient inhabitants of Corfu.
Aghios Matheos: A Picturesque Village
At the foot of Gamelion Oros is the picturesque village of Aghios Matheos with its unique alleys was built in the style of a classic greek amphitheatre. A beautiful path lined with holm oaks connects the village with the Holy Monastery of Pantocrator on the top of the mountain.