Hotel Les Flots Bleus
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Renowned as Napoleon's birthplace, Ajaccio's many squares and plazas pay homage to the conqueror who never returned home. Located along Corsica's west coast, Ajaccio is a short drive away from delightful beaches, soaring mountains and unforgettable gorges. Visitors to the town can walk along the quaint streets, stroll along its waterfront promenade or venture out of town to enjoy the island's natural ...
... and administration. The agriculture percentage is around 3% - there are virtually no fields under cultivation. The population is divided into the ones who live in the mountainous villages and those who reside along the coast. For a long time the locals did not need to have money or not much because they would grow and / or raise their own produce and sustain themselves and trade for other things they needed.
The island life is very healthy – there is ...
... to our house, a villa with stunning views owned by neighbours. We have three bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen etc surrounded by extensive gardens that have been beautiful, but are rather overgrown and in need of some loving care. We can't quite work out the status of the owners, but we don't think the house has been lived in for a while. Nevertheless we have all we needs except for a kettle to boil water. Luckily there's an induction hot plate so we can boil water in ...
... a window. Andrea will be glad to share some of the cat hair flavored nougat with you.
We then drove up the mountain to an essential oil factory. We had to hike up the mountain to get to the factory, we all made it in one piece. It was run by two Corsican brothers (was this the Corsican Brotherhood?) We learned how they made these essential oils and what they are used for. Sue had canker ...
... bottom of the cliff, under the city. Then you have to walk back up...
7) Walk/climb up the tower of Capo Rosso. From there you get a stunning 360° view with the golf of Porto on one side. This golf in a UNESCO site. So definitely worth a look.
8) Canyoning in Bavela canyon. The water was a little cold but the fun was there. We had plenty of jumps, slides and other obstacle to play with.
Je suis de nouveau ...
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