Hotel La Villa Piana
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... species of plants and animals. In addition to its beaches, it is also known for its mountains. There are 100 peaks that are above 7000 ft. It is called the “evergreen island” as it is also rich in water, having 40 rivers, 40 glacial lakes and 8 artificial lakes (water reservoirs, used both as a source of drinking water and to produce electricity). Ajaccio is best known for being the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte and as we made our way out of the city ...
... outlying islands and others vary from an hour to a couple of hours. We didn't want to spend a whole day on the water so we went for a short cruise that would show us the main things. The main things being amazing caves, grottos and islands. We went fully into one grotto, I thought I was over my cave "thing", apparently it doesn't apply to grottos. Having just seen how huge chunks of the cliff face can fall ...
... spectacular. It's limestone cliffs rise from the sea and it too has a pretty special harbour entrance at Bonifacio where the ferry berths. Corsica has been fought over between the French and Italians for many years and the remains of an old fort guard the entrance to Bonifacio's narrow harbour. Our hotel is located in the old town, high on the cliff face that looks down over the "new" town and harbour. Again, this ...
Within minutes of arriving on the French Island of Corsica, we noticed a big difference from Italy. The roads are organised, sign posted and in comparison to Sicily the cars are massive...and newer. There is hardly any rubbish by the side of the roads (& there are even recycling bins). First hand proof that there are some benefits to paying taxes.... and less organised crime over the centuries probably helps as well! It's now the last week of ...
... son swims 5kms a day at the beach. Other guest know adelaide from the grand prix. Lol.
Back to our tabel out the front of the hotel for nightcaps.
Hardly had the cork out and Tomaso had a pichet of his red and italian biccies on the table.
I forgot to mention when we were in ota Porto we went to the little supermarket for ...
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