TripAdvisor Reviews Hôtel Franceschini Solenzara
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... to reach a bridge - presumably crossing the ravine. After 2. Hours and a view of the next 30 minutes walking we decided to turn around and head back.
WE WERE STUFFED. Muscles we didn't know we had were starting to complain.
Jen met us at the beginning of the track.
Boys had beers at our local and then back home.
Long soak in the tub. Then of to tackling the heights of the castello!! Also the museum whi h ...
... rocks, bushes etc to transverse.
Of course we were prepared NOT! It had been hot and sunny when we left.
It was cool, but ok until we got to the lac, 1770 metres above sea level and the breeze was not hot.
After checking out the shepherds hut, the temperature of the water and the dark clouds we decided to descend.
I was freezing in my polo shirt and shorts.
Hard yakka going down ...
I have combined Day 2&3 into one entry as the routine was the same.
Early Morning(7:30am): First thing first, I had to go my favourite Boulanger. Our hotel was a 2 min walk to the boulangerie. They opened at 7am. I was there at 7:30am. I love the smell of bread and fresh pastry when they just bring them out. I was probably among the few who were out at that hour, except for the vendors who had to open their shops. Most of them open their ...
Porto-Vecchio Day 1
After spending few hours in Ile Rousse and the beach, we are ready for our next destination: Porto Vecchio. There is a 3 hr drive from Ile Rousse (North) to Porto Vecchio which is located on the east coast. It's a beautiful trip, there were a lot of hills and vineyards this time. I wish we had time to stop to do some wine tasting. We put our GPS on to find the hotel address. We arrived at 6pm at our hotel.
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After spending the morning in Ajaccio, we left for Calvi but before that we wanted to stop by Corte and the beautiful beach Algajola.
There are 3 hrs (driving) between Ajaccio and Calvi. However, going thru the mountain was difficult, so many turns, OMG, we had to stop, I thought it will never end (I got car sick... as always:). I don't know how one can possible drive on those roads. I ...