Tasos Cafe, Komitata

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Tasos Cafe, Komitata Tasos Café is a traditional Greek coffee shop in the tranquil village of Komitata – a nice stop on the way to Fiskardo. Fabulous views of Ithaka from the village.  Contact Info Please mention Kefalonia By Anna when you visit Tasos Cafe, Komitata | Komitata, Erissos, Kefalonia, Greece

Fauna in Kefalonia

Kefalonia island hosts a wide range of fauna species, vertebrates (birds, reptiles, amphibians, mammals) and invertebrates (insects, spiders, earthworms etc) which has for many years, attracted the interest of researchers from various nations. Birds are probably the most easy to notice. In Kefalonia due to the variety of habitats there is a great variety of… Read more

Metaxart Painting Workshops, Poros

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Metaxart Painting Workshops, Poros Take pleasure in painting, drawing and synthesis lessons joining the MetaxArt Summer Workshops in the village of Poros, on the exotic Island of Kefalonia. MetaxArt art classes have been designed by artist Natasha Metaxa, an accomplished artist and successful tutor with more than 30 years of experience… Read more

Harakas Bridge, Myrtos

The Harakas Bridge above Myrtos actually looks like a road but is essentially a bridge, a steel structure capable of withstanding seismic activity through movement. In 2013 a substantial part of the main coastal road from Argostoli to Fiskardo collapsed just above Myrtos Beach (near the viewpoint at the Assos side) leaving just one lane… Read more

Memas Kalogiratos Permanent Sculpture Exhibition, Mazarakata

Memas Kalogiratos Permanent Sculpture Exhibition, Mazarakata Memas Kalogiratos was born in 1940 in Greece in the village of Petrikata, Kefalonia. He studied sculpture at the Athens School of Fine Arts, with Thanassis Apartis, and graduated in 1966. A series of solo and group exhibitions followed from 1965 onwards in various Greek cities. Parallel to sculpture… Read more

The Black Sheep Grill House, Potamianata

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… The Black Sheep Grill House, Potamianata  This family run grill house serves freshly prepared traditional food and specialises in locally reared organic meat. Meat on the spit or the grill, cheese pie made to order, fresh salads and other delicious dishes are always available. Enjoy your meal, wines, beers and soft… Read more

Baywatch Beach Bar and Watersports, Xi Beach, Lixouri

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Baywatch Beach Bar and Watersports, Xi Beach, Lixouri Enjoy exciting water sports at the famous Xi Beach with the unique reddish brown sand with Baywatch Beach Bar & Waterports! Indulge in their tasty burgers, snacks, cocktails and drinks whilst relaxing by the sea. OPen for lunch and diner. Contact Info Please… Read more

Flora in Kefalonia

The flora of Kefalonia Island is particularly rich, thanks to the high habitats diversity. The number of flora species in the National Park of Ainos alone is estimated to be around 400, with around 1200 species and subspecies recorded throughout the island! Kefalonia Island had triggered naturalists’ and researchers’ interest, who performed botanical explorations even… Read more

Flora & Fauna – Biodiversity in Kefalonia

Biodiversity in Kefalonia Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands and the 6th largest in Greece. The islands various types of habitat (forests, bushy hills, olive groves, vineyards, meadows, rocky and sandy beaches) host a rich variety of flora and fauna (read more on the links). The natural wealth and rich biodiversity of the… Read more

Dreamy Cruises, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Dreamy Cruises, Argostoli The Dreamy Cruises team consists of two brothers-in-law – Vagelis Kontaras and Thanasis Souliotis. They are 2 dreamers who will show you the real spirit of Greek hospitality! You can take a full day cruise taking in White Rocks beach, Vardiani Island, the Red Beach near Xi; a… Read more

Kefalonia Morfeas Massage Salon

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Morfeas Massage Salon, Argostoli Visit the peaceful and comfortable salon in Argostoli centre and try one of many massages and therapies by certified massage therapist Constantinos Stavrianos, a highly skilled and certified professional massage therapist. Through his eleven years of experience, he has developed techniques that can adopt to any need… Read more

Semi-Wild Horses of Ainos

A rare encounter with the semi-wild horses on the slopes of Ainos is a magical experience! The majestic Mount Ainos is located 30 km from Argostoli and is central to the Ainos National Park and is home to a rare and beautiful herd of semi-wild horses. The horses originate from the ancient Greek mountain breed… Read more

Ionian Discoveries – Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Ionian Discoveries – SUP Ionian SUP is an eco friendly water sports hiring service, based in Fiskardo, offering a fun way  to spend a few hours or a full day in the pristine waters of this island with your family and friends. You can paddle out to nearby Foki or explore… Read more

Prime Sailing Kefalonia, Fiskardo

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Prime Sailing Kefalonia, Fiskardo Join the team and climb onboard the CARAMELA for an exclusive sailing experience. You  will explore the unique turquoise waters of the Ionian Sea, on daily trips from Fiskardo to the surrounding areas, with the possibility of visiting Ithaca – Frikes or Kioni. There is also the… Read more

Embroideries, lace and needlework – Harokopio Foundation

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Embroideries, lace and needlework – Harokopio Foundation Harokopio Foundation in Argostoli is a non-profit organisation whose aims are the preservation of embroidery, lace and needlework traditions in Kefalonia. It was founded over 100 years ago by the Kefalonian Mr. Harokopou with the aim to teach the techniques of traditional Greek embroidery… Read more

Vintage creations, clothing and furnishings – Matina Koutala

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Vintage creations, clothing and furnishings – Matina Koutala If you are searching for some unique vintage pieces you should go and meet the artist, decorator, and preserver of antiques, Matina Koutala. Her passion is super energetic and her collection goes from vintage clothes to vintage furniture to vintage jewels. She has… Read more

Athena Metaxatou – Design and Manufacture of Jewellery

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Athena Metaxatou – Design and Manufacture of Jewellery Athena Metaxatou is a jewellery designer and her predominant purpose is to promote unique Greek cultural heritage. Her love of nature became her inspiration and made her settle in Kefalonia, her place of origin. In the island’s capital, Argostoli, she launched in 2008… Read more

Loui Per – Handmade Dolls by Louisa

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Loui Per – Handmade Dolls by Louisa “The doll made of humble materials has been for many centuries the favorite, and most often the only toy. Traditionally it was made by the mother or grandmother (a law in my place) or even the children themselves. Indeed, here in Kefalonia they called… Read more

Kefalonia Olive Mill

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… You can visit the Kefalonia Olive Mill at Keramies and see the production of local organic olive oil. They do organising tastings and pairing, they sell their products, as well as they have an online store. Contact Info Please mention Kefalonia By Anna when you contact Kefalonia Olive Mill | Sp.Lykiardopoulos… Read more

Rosie’s Kitchen Bar-Cafe, Karia

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Rosie’s Kitchen Bar-Cafe, Karia Pop into Rosie’s cute Kitchen Bar-Café located in the village of Karia, an ideal stop between Assos and Fiskardo – for a range of teas, coffees, drinks, snacks, herbs and buy local products from her shop. Vegetarian and vegan options available. The terrace offers great views as… Read more