The Greek Islands you don’t know about but should visit
In her defence, photogenic Cycladic isles such as Santorini and Mykonos, the tourism poster-children for all of Greece, had long stolen the limelight.
In contrast to the barrenness of the Cyclades, the Ionians comprised lushly wooded landscapes and fertile valleys. Scattered west of the mainland, the wind was less harsh than the irritating seasonal meltemi (prevailing northerly) that hammered the Aegean.
Corfu – http://www.travel-to-corfu.com
Kefalonia – http://www.travel-to-kefalonia.com
Zakynthos – http://www.travel-to-zakynthos.com
Lefkada – http://www.travel-to-lefkada.com