Corfu, Greece, or Kerkyra, lies just southwest of Albania, the southernmost country of the Balkan peninsula. Corfu is one of 100 Greek islands that stretch from the Aegean Sea to the Baltic countries, an Ionian Island just off the Adriatic and Mediterranean seas and a natural bridge between Europe and the Middle East. The Venetians discovered its particular appeal passing through Corfu in their commercial trading ventures and leaving vestiges of their distinctive architecture in Corfu Town.
A perfect Saturday in New York -- a stroll up the West Side, sensational steak dinner at Porter House and Jude Law's magnificent performance in Hamlet. Hurry! The show ends Dec. 6, 2009.
United Airlines is the latest carrier to offer GoGo inflight Wi-Fi services -- I tried it out for free yesterday.
The Silversea cruise line's Silver Wind ship leaves Sorrento, Italy, on the Amalfi Coast on its way to Corfu, Greece and an Adriatric Sea cruise.