Must-see sights in Corsica

Must-see sights in Corsica

Situated in the Mediterranean Sea, the island of Corsica administratively belongs to France. It is an astonishing and extremely popular holiday destination. The capital city of Corsica, Ajaccio is famous for being the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte. Another town of the island, Calvi is considered to be the birthplace of the famous explorer, Christpher Columbus. Besides these facts, Corsica is famous for its astonishing beaches and visitor attractions. If you are planning a journey to Corsic... [ read more ]

A short guide to Corsica

A short guide to Corsica

Throughout known history, Corsica has passed through more hands than many other luckier European regions. Corsica has belonged the Italian city states of Pisa and Genoa, and finally ended up under French rule in 1768, but although it was conquered repeatedly, it was never subdued, they say. The homeland of Napoleon Bonaparte is often called the Island of Beauty, and this nickname is by no means undeserved. Visiting Corsica is not like visiting any other French department, because as French a... [ read more ]