France - Corsica (PDF Chapter)
This is the Corsica chapter from Lonely Planet’s France guidebook.
Jutting from the foaming Mediterranean like an impregnable fortress, Corsica resembles a min-iature continent: within half an hour’s drive, the landscape ranges from glittering bays, vibrant coastal cities and fabulous beaches to sawtooth mountain ridges, verdant valleys, dense forests and time-forgotten hilltop villages.
- cruise the sapphire waters of the Réserve Naturelle de Scandola, off Corsica’s northwestern coast
- explore the wild and remote Cap Corse by way of winding coastal roads
- see red, blazing red, flaming between fantastic rock formations of Les Calanques de Pi-ana
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: The Northeast, Bastia, Cap Corse, Nonza, St-Florent, La Balagne, Île Rousse, Algajola, Calvi, Northwest Corsica, Porto, Ajaccio, The South, Sartène, Bonifacio, Porto-Vecchio, L’Alta Rocca, Zonza, Corte & Around, Vallée de la Restonica, Vallée du Tavignano, Vizzavona.
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