Record ID: 64

Site Name

Corfu

Type

Islands

Description

Greece: Ionian Isls. dept., extreme NW Greece, across Channel of Corfu from Greece and SW Albania; 39�37'N 19�55'E. Major port exporting chiefly olive oil; other trade in grain, wine, citrus fruit; mfg. (soap, paraffin); printing and engraving. Fisheries. Tourist trade. Site of anc. town (founded 734 B.C.).