Capo d'Orto Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... due to being at sea. The iPad is good for info on where we are going. The other cruises we have been on have been much more informative of independent exploration of a port and its area. Also it is sometimes possible to book private tours a lot cheaper than the ship offers. Managed 1/2hr on our deck then back up to the sunset bar to sail away at 5pm. It's a very very busy life on board ship!!! Just as well there ...
... Queen Elizabeth cruise liner birthed at the wharf.with 2200 passengers. Quite a site to see!!!
There were some impressive markets on not far from the wharf. There were some numerous amounts of cheese and olives, tapenades, jams, chutneys ....the works.!!! These French people love their cheeses and olives.
Lunch was scrumptious as usual with leek quiche, grilled cod, and mushroom ...
Finally. The ocean. Corsica's beautiful northern turquoise abyss provided soothing balm to the soul. Tears were shed as we wandered into the ocean, creating solace amidst the chaos, bringing light to dark. I had mournfully ached for the ocean amidst those mountains for the past six months. I loved those peaks, I stared in awe every day at the ever changing vista from our living room ...
... and the shutters on the windows added to the colonial feel of the place.
Corsica is a French island but the overriding influence seemed to be Italian in my opinion. Whilst the locals all spoke French, the food and architecture seemed more in keeping with a quaint Italian sea-side town than a French city.
Whatever the influence, we all fell in love with the place almost instantly. I think Barcelona ...
... specially requested menu! Christmas in July. It was spectacular. What more can I say. The turkey was just fabulous and the chocolate fondant to follow has left me so sleepy zzzzzzz So now, off to the Grand Salon for after dinner Showtime with the Seabourn Singers and Dancers @ 9:45 Wow - came back to our room to find another dessert which apparently they had omitted to serve us at dinner!! A pudding of some type - warm ...