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Trip to Kefalonia

For traveling by car to Greece it is necessary to obtain a green card (still obligatory in Republic of Macedonia), while an international driving license is no longer necessary for Greece or Republic of Macedonia. It is quite easy to reach Kefalonia because the route is quite simple, and...

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Lassi

Lassi is a small tourist town in the south of Kefalonia island and is one of the best developed tourist centers on the island. It is only 3km from the capital of Argostoli. It offers tourists a lot of fun, and in the vicinity of the city there are...

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Assos

Assos is a small tourist village, about 9km away from the main road leading to the famous Mirtos beach, north of the island. You can reach Assos by car or scooter. The road is steep and has many curves. Upon entering the village, you reach a small square with...

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Fiskardo - the most colorful town on Ionian coast

Fiskardo is one of 365 villages in Cephalonia. It is located in the very north of the island, in the region known as Erissos, which was put under the protection of the Greek Government because of the unique richness of nature. Dense forests surround the innumerable small coves with...

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Skala - peaceful place with a nice beach

Skala is located in the southeast of the island. It is located on the coast itself and is 37 km away from Argostoli, or about 50 minutes by car. The road that connects the city is a main road, in a short section with four lanes, and the rest...

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Poros

In the east side of the island, at about 12km from Skala to the north, driving on the road that stretches along the shore, the port of Poros is located, from which the ferries of Levante Ferries take off to the place called Kilini on the Peloponnese. Poros is a...

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Supplying on Kefalonia

In terms of supply, Kefalonia has much to boast about. There are plenty of well-supplied supermarkets, whether they are small local ones or some of the big retail chains, especially in larger populated places such as Argostoli, Lassi, Skala, Liksuri, Fiskardo and Sami. For the fans of German Lidl chain,...

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Local products and traditional cuisine on kafalonia

To get to know any destination better you have to try both local products and traditional dishes. Like every region and every Greek island, Kefalonia has its own traditional products that make it recognizable. Traditional dishes in Kefalonia are similar to those in the other Ionian Islands, and the ingredients that...

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Kefalonia

Kefalonia is a largest Ionian island. It is located at the end of Patraikos bay, between Zakynthos and Lefkada. Consists of main island and peninsula Paliki. Ithaka island on its North-East side, also belongs to Kefalonia municipality. The island is hilly and mountainous terrain, with the highest peak called Mega...

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Updated March 27, 2020 no comments

Ferries to Kefalonia

During the season, ferries of "West Ferry" depart three times a day from Lefkada, while in the off-season, there are two departures only. The trip takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes. The ticket costs 8.5e for adults, and 4.3e for children. Children up to 5 years of...

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