Gouvia located in the center of the island of Corfu. A village formerly inhabited mainly by fishermen, since the bay of Gouvia was ideal base for fishing boats. With the development of the tourism industry in Corfu from the 70s', Gouvia evolved as one of the main visitor reception centers in Corfu. The location is ideal for someone who wants to explore Corfu. Just a few minutes from the historical center of Corfu, the airport,the port and Achillion, Gouvia is an ideal starting point for every visitor to the island of Corfu. Furthermore, with ease can be found in some of the most beautiful beaches, such as Barbati, Glyfada, Kontoyalos, Island, Dassia and many others. Also at the bay of Gouvia is one of the most complete infrastructure Mediterranean Marinas, Marina Gouvia. Finally, the visitor in Gouvia can visit some excellent attractions such as the picturesque church of St. Luke, the church of the Ipapanti, the Venetian Shipyard and the Serbian Monument. At Gouvia are dozens of restaurants, cafes, bars and other businesses that satisfy the requirements of the most demanding visitor.