Corsica Travel Guide

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Plan Your Corsica Vacation

"The best way to know Corsica," according to Napoléon, "is to be born there." Not everyone has had his luck, so chances are you'll be arriving on the overnight ferry from Marseille or flying in from Paris or Rome to discover "the Isle of Beauty." This vertical chalky granite world of its own, rising in the Mediterranean between Provence and Tuscany, remains France's very own Wild West: a powerful natural setting and, literally, a breath of fresh air.

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Corsica Hotels

Corsica's fermes-auberges (farmhouse-inns) have had a healthy dose of restoration, and tastefully designed hotels are still... read more

Restaurants

Corsica Restaurants

Corsican cuisine has been called a "winter cuisine," better between October and May, when game like sanglier (wild boar) as... read more

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Corsica Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go

    Island Hiking: From a stroll in the countryside to an overnight hike in the mountains, Corsica offers more than 100 peaks and... Read more

  • La Cuisine Sauvage

    Authentic Corsican fare is based on free-range livestock, game (especially sanglier, or wild boar), herbs, and wild mushrooms best... Read more

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