Corsica is an island on the south-eastern Mediterranean coast of France. Nicknamed the 'Isle of Beauty', it's an excellent resort destination thanks to its pristine bays and beaches, as well as lush forests and cliffs. Naturally, active travelers can enjoy outdoor fun such as snorkeling, hiking, boating, and horseback riding during their vacation.

The towns of Corsica have a distinctive Italian culture – locals preserve their unique history through cultural celebrations, historic sites, music, and arts. There's a lot to experience in Corsica, whether you're vacationing in the large cities – Bastia and Bonifacio – or getting away from it all at the island's remote villages like Vizzavona and Algajola.

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  • Haute-Corse

    Haute-Corse or Upper Corsica is a popular part of the island of Corsica where travelers can enjoy picturesque cities and natural landscapes. One of the most popular cities to visit is Bastia, which is a commune with several historic sites like the Romieu Public Garden and the Governor’s Citadel and Palace. Of course, you’ll also find an impressive culinary scene...

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Where & what to eat in Corsica

Food and Dining in Corsica highlights the island's unique fusion of French and Italian culture, with fine wines, fresh ingredients and everything from stews to seafood or wild boar. No fewer than 20 farm-inns bear the 'Bienvenue à la Ferme' label, which is a Chamber of Agriculture stamp of quality and a sign that you can sample local specialty dishes here. Restaurants like A Casella and Octopussy let you eat right...

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Where to shop & what to buy in Corsica

Where to go & what to do at night in Corsica

  • 10 Best Beach Clubs and Bars in Corsica

    The best beach clubs and bars in Corsica also happen to be among the most vibrant bars and clubs in Europe. This makes them well-worth putting on your travel list, especially if your idea of a vacation includes plenty of interaction with the sand and sea. Corsica’s beach bars and clubs are refreshing places to unwind after spending your morning...

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