Rachel Weaving interview

An interview with Rachel Weaving, author of Gardens of Corfu

Rachel, thank you for taking the time to talk to us about your book, Gardens of Corfu. What first attracted you to Corfu? I first went to Corfu to visit friends, but quickly fell in love with its green landscapes, old Venetian architecture, and its welcoming people. As a gardener myself, I was intrigued by … Read moreAn interview with Rachel Weaving, author of Gardens of Corfu

An excerpt from The Gardens of Corfu, by Rachel Weaving, with photos by Marianne Majerus

Corfu Gardens: Ancient Myth and Modern Magic Greenest of the Greek islands, Corfu exerts a powerful magic. For those who seek them out, its natural landscapes and private gardens evoke a sense of wonder: expansive and intimate, restorative and energising, they offer joy and solace in a stressful world. It was in pre-Classical times that … Read moreAn excerpt from The Gardens of Corfu, by Rachel Weaving, with photos by Marianne Majerus