Does Corfu have a wasp problem?

There were a few wasps in September last year – they start to die out at this time – but as long as you don't bother them they don't bother you. In Corfu as I write this and yes there is a massive wasp problem.

Why are there so many wasps in Greece?

Exceptionally mild winters, combined with early, warm starts to spring, create ideal breeding conditions for all insects. This can mean many nests survive, with wasps emerging in some numbers in July and August.

What smell deters wasps?

Citrus – Citrus fruits like lemons and oranges can help deter wasps around your yard. Peppermint oil – Peppermint oil is one of the most effective essential oils for keeping wasps away. Citronella – Citronella oil is also effective, as it has a strong citrus smell that wasps do not like.

How bad are the wasps in Corfu?

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