Hôtel Des Deux Sorru
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- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... introduced agriculture. This was home to Christopher Columbus, the city's most famous son, he was born in 1436 and died 1506. Views from the Calvi Citadel and the fortress gave us brilliant panoramic views over the harbour, the water so blue and crystal clear. The pink L'Eglise Santa Maria church in the centre of the village is a distinct city landmark. The top of the church looks like it had an ...
A midday dock today so plenty of time to enjoy the delights of the ship this morning. We've taken to breakfasting at the back of the ship and its virtually our own private balcony. It's maybe a new tradition. This morning was exceptionally good as we saw 2 whales playing, clear as a bell near to the ship. Bit to quick for the camera unfortunately so lots of pictures of the sea, but the pictures are there in our heads. We moved on to the front of the ship for ...
... sides. We shared a lovely bottle of red wine (Patrimonio, 2011, from Domaine Giacometti). The curry wasn't what I had expected--it came with spaghetti, not rice, and had more turmeric than curry taste.
We got back to our hotel and had an after dinner drink. Eldon had the Myrte and I had the Limoncello. The myrle is some kind of fruit from the island here. It was tasty, but we couldn't understand what type of fruit it ...
... no need for a tender. I must admit when I saw that we were going to Corsica I was a bit ambivalent about it. In fact I was close to suggesting to Max that we cancel out tour and just wander around Calvi. Well what a surprise! We boarded our tour bus and set out for a tour of the villages of Balagna. Firstly for those who haven't visited Corsica it has a spine of mountains running through it. From the port I was able to see snow on some of the higher mountains. So there ...
... and we can't download the ones we took on Greg's phone - too technical for us to work out!
After collecting our ferry ticket we found a restaurant among the locals and settled in for a bottle of rose and the opportunity to watch the Rugby European Champion's Cup on the big screen featuring two French teams - Clermont and Toulon. The waiter was going for Clermont but sadly for him Toulon won 24-18. We didn't mind as two well known ...