CORFU – Corfu

Corfu (Greek: Kérkyra) is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea. The island is connected to the history of Greece from the beginning of Greek mythology. The island’s history is also laden with battles and conquests, indicative of Corfu’s turbulent position in a historical vortex lasting until the modern period. The legacy of these struggles is visible in the form of castles punctuating strategic locations across the island. Corfu’s capital has been officially declared a Kastropolis (Castle city) by the Greek Government, and the old town was included on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2007.Corfu is one of the most popular destinations of Greece. The island offers a lot of verdant vegetation, amazing beaches, superb venetian architecture, picturesque villages, lively nightlife and a great cosmopolitan way of life.

Release Dates

2008

Features

  • Coin Alloy Name: Alpaca 2
  • Coin Alloy Color: pale gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: CORFU
  • Country: Greece
  • Available: no
  • Location: CORFU, Greece