Corfu is renowned for its beauty there are ancient sites to visit, panoramic views, stunning coastlines and traditional villages to explore it is certainly a good holiday destination.
The holiday resort of Aghios Gordios which is situated on the west coast of the island has a beautiful bay a sand/shingle beach; it is backed by hills with rich green forests which make it ideal hill-walking country.
Fishing and farming, the communities traditional industries still play a part in everyday life here Aghios Gordios still retains a Greek atmosphere.
As with many holiday resorts life does revolve largely around the beach, you can try snorkeling which is good here; in the main holiday season there are many water sports on offer including water-skiing.
There are a number of tavernas to enjoy and a disco or two in the busy holiday months. Your days will probably be spent on the lovely beach, swimming in the turquoise sea; you can hire pedaloes or sun loungers and relax in a lovely setting soaking up the sun.
You may want to hire a car to enable you to see more of the island, the sleepy villages, and ancient olive groves, stopping at a local taverna to try the cuisine. You may prefer to visit beautiful Corfu Town which is about a 30 minute drive away. There are up market cafes on the western side of Spianada, Byzantine churches and various museums to enjoy.
You can browse round the shops, silver and gold jewelry is on offer here. You may enjoy a day out at Aqualand this large waterpark is approximately 9km from the town at Agios Ioannis there is plenty to keep everyone amused all day long .
The resort of Aghious Gordios is suitable for all age groups, do check with your travel agent if you have walking difficulties to make sure your chosen hotel is suitable for you.