One might wonder, what does Green Corfu have to do with opera? Well, many things….!
First of all, Green Corfu is all about alternative holidays, and opera tourism is a very interesting form of alternative tourism. There are tour operators all around the world who specialise in opera holidays. A search on “opera holidays” on Google yields 34,000,000 results! This festival can bring hundreds of opera lovers to the island in a period outside the high season of July and August. And these are not just any type of visitors, opera fans have a much higher than average income and can give a boost to the local economy.