During the daytime time can be spent watching the world go by at a waterfront cafe, scuba diving at Aghia Efimia, cycling, horse riding.
The nightlife is limited to tavernas and bars, some with late-night opening.
There is a good selection of tavernas offering mainly Greek/British tourist fare, several of them enticingly sited within the sound of the harbour's lapping waters. Fresh fish is a speciality.
Local excursions consist of:
Half day excursions such as exploring surrounding area, including ruins of ancient city E of Sami, Agrilion monastery and views from Cape Dichalia.
Full day excursions such as island tour including Drogarati Cave and Melissani lake grotto; pretty resort of Fiskardo; boat trips to Patras, Lefkas and Ithaca; sailing trips to small coves for swimming/snorkelling; boat and coach trip to classical site and museum of Olympia on the mainland.