Corfu

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Greek yogurt and honey: Greece won an international court case recently to protect the names of   Greek yogurt and feta cheese as distinctly Greek products

In 2012 Michael Noonan said that Irish people knew little of Greece except for the feta cheese on supermarket shelves. Condescending though the remark(...)

A young boy jumps as he enjoys fishing during a hot evening at the beach of Rhoda, Corfu. The Corfu that is presented to tourists is bland and short on the sort of beauty they could discover if they struck out into the local villages. Photograph: Filip Singer/EPA

I’m on a crowded bus, homeward-bound in Corfu. Seventy-five people on a 52-seater, mainly tourists. Dutch, German, British, a lot of Russians. One (...)