Located 6kms from Corfu town, it is a historic location where the turkish fleet landed under the orders of Suleiman the magnificent and where the Venetians where located.
The name of the area is based on a kind of fish and it used to be a fishing village where this kind of fish was abundant.
You can see the Venetian Shipyards, the beach and the bay.
It is one of the most well known beaches on the island where you can find beach chairs ,umbrellas and do a number of sea sports.
There is a great number of visitors since there are many restaurants , cafes, bars and clubs.