Hotel Le Valinco
Travel Blogs from Propriano
Second day in Ajaccio
Early Morning - We had our breakfast and we went straight to the beach which was across our hotel. How convenient.:)
Around lunch time, we checked out and then we had few hours to visit:
- Le centre ville (downtown) the historic centre and the port. I had a nice surprise to see that the Sunday Market was still open and lively. I love going to the markets in different cities and ...
After 6.5 hr of flight we have arrived in Paris (Orly Airport) where we had to stay for few hours to get our connection to Ajaccio,Corsica. It was ok as we had the chance to get our first great french breakfast at The Paul Boulangerie, a well known french boulanger. :)
We have arrived around 5pm in Ajaccio, got our rental car and started our trip. The town is located on the west coast, by the sea. Our ...
... to fit back into the suitcases and backpacks. I thought bringing the shout wipes was stupid, but turns out we have used a lot of them. Needed more sunscreen and underwear. The stuff we threw in at the last minute... Mad about that, I threw in another dress, shirt and shorts, all of which I could have lived without, along with one of the tank tops, and could have dropped another shirt or two. Now this might change ...
... we had a leisurely breakfast and then got ready to go ashore. Unfortunately Karen has a head cold, but understandably she was determined to see the sights in Corsica.
It is a beautiful island and although we can’t speak from extensive experience, we would say that Corsica is quite special. The island has a low population density, compared with many European lands. Seventy percent of the GNP is from tourism activities, with the remainder being made up ...
... the desk to check out at 5.30am we were told our transfer had already arrived! Check out was delayed a little as Tim had to pay for our first night, the extra one we had so that we could get into our apartment after we arrived last Sunday morning. We thought we'd already paid for this so it's something to settle when we get home. Our taxi took us past the Louvre on our way to Orly and we were treated to a beautiful view of this great building in the early morning light ...
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