Island Breeze #1 – A short seaside stroll in Karavomylos

Everyday my dog Ted and I take several walks together. Without doubt my favourite walk is our first, early morning stroll along the seaside at Karavomylos. We start out from home which is very close by to the sea, and take a moment to breath the cool morning air and watch the sunrise before setting […]

Amalia Restaurant, Kefalonia’s cuisine at Agia Efimia

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Amalia Restaurant, Kefalonia’s Cuisine Since 2001 Kate, Cristoforos and Foteini, the chefs, the children, Amalia, Vaggelis and Dionysis and their friendly staff has been serving home made traditional food in a relaxing family environment. Situated on the coastal road in Agia Efimia Bay, it’s one of the most authentic traditional taverns […]

Unspoilt Koutsoupia beach

Koutsoupia beach and trail departing from Antisamos beach. Koutsoupia beach is located in the eastern part of Kefalonia, along the coastline between Antisamos and Poros. It can only be reached by boat or on foot (approx 3 hours, one way) through a very beautiful trail (photos of the route you can see on the following […]

Agia Sophia Beach

This is not a breathtaking beach, it is a return to our childhood memories… Approx 12 km north of Agia Efimia, take the road that leads to Fiscardo, and after passing the isolated but proud village of Komitata you will find a sign that takes you down to Agia Sophia and Horgota beaches. Here you […]

Atros Monastery Trail

Panagia of Atros is the oldest monastery of Kefalonia, sits at an altitude of 760 meters above the bay of Poros, 37 km from Argostoli. Built around the 8th century, it is a rare element of monastic architecture. Until this day the medieval tower is still preserved in good condition. It was destroyed many times by earthquakes and fire. But […]