Ai Helis Beach, Svoronata

Located approximately 10 km from Argostoli, and very close to the village of Svoronata in Livathos, the large sandy beach of Ai Helis offers many attractions for the visitor. Towering rock faces and beautiful greenery create the scenic backdrop to this large sweeping bay. The shallow, crystal clear waters and beautiful grey-brown sand make this […]

Porto Atheras Beach, Paliki Peninsula

Porto Atheras Beach is located approximately 14km north of Lixouri on the Paliki Peninsula, and is easily reachable by car, or by foot from Atheras village – at about a distance of 3.2km. On the journey down to the beach, winding through the traditional village roads of Atheras, stop and admire the stunning, unspoilt views […]

Avithos Beach, Livathos

Avithos beach is located close to the villages of Kaligata and Svoronata, in Livathos on the south coast of Kefalonia. It’s approximately 12 km from Argostoli and is reached by following the sign posted route from either Kaligata or Svoronata. The sandy beach has a beautiful mountain backdrop of steep cliffs and lush vegetation. The shallow, […]

Alou Yialou Beach Bar

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Alou Yialou Beach Bar Alou Yialou Beach Bar is located in Katelios, right on the beach! Lounge on a sunbed on the beach and take advantage of our friendly and efficient table service. Ideal for a light snack, drink or cocktail.  Open daily until 3am, take away available. Contact Info Please mention […]

CrepaLand, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… CrepaLand Call into CrepaLand, Argostoli for delicious quality crepes, waffles, sandwiches and speciality coffees in a relaxed but stylish atmosphere… Begin the day with a freshly brewed coffee to drink in, or take away. Add to that a savoury or sweet menu item… classic sandwiches and club sandwiches from fresh bread, […]

Kefalonia – The Family Friendly Island!

Greeks are well known for their friendly and welcoming attitude towards guests; it’s called Filoxenia. Literally translated as ‘hospitality’ Filoxenia encompasses so much more, it’s a generosity of spirit towards visitors and none more so than children! It’s commonplace for Greeks to go out of their way to make children welcome and happy, whatever their […]

Lixouri Carnival 2018!

The Carnival in Lixouri has a great tradition as being the best in Kefalonia – and some say in Greece! The Carnival season (or “Mascara” in Kefalonia) comes to an end with the carnival parade on the last Sunday before lent begins in the rest of Greece, but in Kefalonia we sometimes have dances on […]

Saint Thomas beach

This special little beach of Saint Thomas is located approx,1 km from Karavados village and 11 km from the capital of Argostoli, on the southern part of Kefalonia, famous for its sandy beaches. Saint Thomas is a unique beach ideal for families with kids as the golden sand, the exotic, interesting landscape, a diving platform and the […]

Koroni beach

Koroni is a beautiful sandy beach surrounded by lush vegetation under the village of Thiramonas. The rocks create an impressive background to this golden beach. The way down from a narrow road offers magical views of the Ionian  Sea and even to the neighbouring Zakynthos on the clear days! What gives to this beach even more charm is […]

Lepeda beach

This is a charming beach in a unique setting! It stretches 2 km south of Lixouri and 37 km from Agia Efimia. The impressive rock that welcomes you upon arrival creates a beautiful natural background to the beautiful beach and the little lake created by the sea entering from the side. Reddish brown sand with shallow clear waters […]

Kefalonia is children’s paradise!

Kefalonia is among the most popular family destinations in Greece, ideal for kids of all ages! It’s beauty,  history, various myths, numerous rare geological phenomena and archeological sites create a fairy tale destination that can satisfy even the most demanding child! Unique beaches, sandy or pebbled, ideal for snorkelling and playing, offering a variety of […]

Botanical Garden (Kefalonia Botanica), Argostoli

Kefalonia Botanica was established in 1998 at the initiative of the Focas-Cosmetatos Foundation. Its original aims were the preservation and display of the wild and endemic plants of Kefalonia and the promotion of environmental issues.

Family

7 Day Family Itinerary Combine quality family time together with fun and make some unforgettable memories! This itinerary is especially created with family based activities in mind. It is ideal for travellers with children that are looking for some stress free time connecting with their family whilst exploring the island. The itinerary is by no means […]

Foki Beach

Relax under the olive trees Foki is 1.5km from Fiskardo village (accessible by foot) in the region of Erissos. The name comes from the frequent appearance of the monk seal (Fokia in Greek) Monachus Monachus. The beach is not organized and is ideal for those who love shade, tranquillity and pebbly beaches.

Karavomylos Lake

A Dreamy Location! 8km from Agia Efimia and just 1km from Sami village, the traveller can visit Karavomylos Lake. According to scientists, Karavomylos is part of strange geological phenomena observed in Kefalonia: researchers have found that the waters from Katavothres  on the western side of the island, end up here after traversing underground Kefalonia and mixed with […]