The Aloni Villas are 750 metres from the picturesque yachting harbour and small coves and beaches of Agia Efimia with its colourful tavernas and bars. There are also supermarkets, bakeries and souvenir shops, a butcher, post office, pharmacy and cash point. In Agia Efimia you can hire cars, mopeds and motorboats and learn how to scuba dive. The famous Myrtos Beach is 5 km away. The port of Sami, where you can get ferries to Patras, Ithaca and other ports, is 8 km away with its many amenities, bank and medical centre. Spectacular Anti Samos Beach just outside Sami was host to the Captain Corelli film. The fascinating Drogorati Caves are 11 km away and the Mellisani Underground Lake, just outside Karavomilos is 6 km. The beautiful peninsular of Assos with its old Venetian fortress and pretty harbour is at a 30 minute drive. The major attraction, the pretty old harbour of Fiscardo is 29 km away. Argostoli, the capital, 31 km from the villas has a wealth of shops, restaurants and bars.