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European Paradise

There is nothing better right now than dreaming about sunshine and some warmth…  Last summer I went to Corsica for the first time and it was… 251 more words


Wines of Corsica

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by L.M. Archer, FWS

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Wine Tasting

Corsica on SBS. I could smell it from here...

I watched this cooking program last week about Corsican natural delicacies: fermented goat cheese (“bruccio”) donuts, courgette flowers, honey, cuttlefish and other rock fishes ( 45 more words


Food on the GR20

I’ve been going through some of my photos from last year’s trek on the GR20 to see what food was available on offer at the refuges. 87 more words


How to get to the summit of Monte Rotondo

The route up to the summit of Monte Rotondo isn’t in the GR20 guide book but it’s a perfect ‘high-level’ variant. Spending the night in the tiny Hellebronner sheleter on the summit is a brilliant extension as it is a great place to see the sunset. 212 more words


GR20 tips

A few bits of advice that might be helpful


The Sunday EasyJet flights straight to Bastia sound tempting but be ready to waste the rest of the day waiting in Bastia for the late-afternoon buses and trains to Calvi (for Calenzana), Vizzavona or Saint Lucie de Porto Vecchia (for Conca). 981 more words


Day 14 Leaving Corsica

Friday 6th September

Our last day on Corsica but it didn’t start well. At about 4am I started to hear rumbles of thunder. By 5am there were flashes of lightning too. 467 more words