Kavos

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Kavos

Κάβος
Kavos is located in Greece
Kavos
Kavos
Coordinates: 39°23′N 20°07′E / 39.383°N 20.117°E / 39.383; 20.117Coordinates: 39°23′N 20°07′E / 39.383°N 20.117°E / 39.383; 20.117
CountryGreece
Administrative regionIonian Islands
Regional unitCorfu
MunicipalityCorfu
Municipal unitLefkimmi
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Rural
685
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Vehicle registrationΚΥ

Kavos (Greek: Κάβος) is a seaside village on the island of Corfu in Greece, in the municipal district and the municipality of Lefkimmi. Since the late 2010s, it has gained popularity as a resort heavily devoted to tourism and is popular with young holidaymakers from Britain,[2] Serbia and Northern Europe.

Kavos in 1990

The main part of Kavos is the long strip which runs parallel to the coast line, which contains a large percentage of the restaurants, shops, hotels and apartments.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Απογραφή Πληθυσμού - Κατοικιών 2011. ΜΟΝΙΜΟΣ Πληθυσμός" (in Greek). Hellenic Statistical Authority.
  2. ^ Patient, Douglas (2018-06-03). "Magaluf 2.0: Cheap party resort with HUGE increase in popularity for 2018". Dailystar.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-01-07.