Les Jardins de la Madrague
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- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Les Jardins de la Madrague Lucciana
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... Alberto, the
owner was the quintessential manager of Fawlty Towers and along with an
interesting Swedish couple, we had plenty of laughs. The people in Sardinia and
Corsica have been so welcoming and friendly.
The European holidays have really taken affect, and here in
Corsica, there are many French families crowding the beaches and enjoying
camping stopovers. We were intrigued with the Citadel ...
... was a little hotter than we anticipated, making riding and hiking a bit of a challenge. Now we're off to London for a bit of shopping and maybe to see some of the second test, then we'll be home before we know it. Like most holidays, when it's almost over, you just want to get home, and that's about where we're at, too. Although we have spoken to the family, FaceTime and Skype, we can't wait to see them. Little Gus will be so much bigger, Zig will be almost ready ...
... we went to the beach, went to the shops and swam in the pool, all the usual holiday things. Then this afternoon we rode the bikes on a circuitous route up into the hills behind us, through the little villages that the 20th and 21 st centuries seem to have forgotten, and then round the back, and down into Bastia. It was an incredible uphill ride, until we saw a guy running the same route, as us, and passed us as we stopped to take photos ...
There are several large cities on the island, including Calvi which we visited briefly to check out the citadel, Bastia which we flew into, Ajaccio which is the capital, as well as Bonifacacio which is a long way south and Corte which is right in the centre.
We chose to stay at Algajola. Its a small resort town on the north coast with about a dozen hotels set in and amongst the old original buildings. Most of the hotels ...
... dinner. The hotel here just serves snacks. So we walked a short distance down hill to a little Italian place. Eldon had pizza, it was not good. I had the tagliatelle with ragu. My dinner was VERY good. We had our usual wine, got back to the room and got ready for bed. Eldon made arrangements for a taxi at 6:45 tomorrow morning. We have to be at the dock an hour before the 8:00 ferry ...