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- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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The city not only encloses the entire harbour but takes up the better part of the Gulf of Ajaccio, which is the largest gulf in the world.
Over 65000 population over the entire area. This city is the birthplace of Napoleon in 1769 who became the French Emperor in 1804 and spread Revolution through Europe and in 1811 made Ajaccio the capital in Corsica.
While we were ...
... Another quaint town, and very commercialised with lots and lots of cafe's, restaurants and shops, boutiques. There was a huge Ferry as big almost as a cruise ship pulled in from Monaco ( we think) carrying passengers and their cars to the Island for their holiday break.
Monday 3rd August
Went walking at 7am as usual, it's usually very quite in the morning, as last night we were serenaded by a band not far away ...
Once the coach trip was over we headed out on foot into the city again. Some of the streets were built on deep slopes which added to the quaint appeal of this place. It was nice to slip off into one of the more shaded side streets to escape the sun and also to explore some of the local merchandise. David and Gary both found Corsican Whisky which they bought. Barbara found a nice shawl and I bought a new .......dress!!! yes a ...
... We were encouraged to find a local product by the name of Acqua del Elba - a perfume/cologne/soap product that is well known and originates here. This we did of course, and purchased some as well! Secondly, we wanted to see the museum of Napoleon and then his house. The house was large and quite impressive. This house is positioned in the highest part of the township from where he could dominate the town, the port ...
... scones with jam and clotted cream. This is ridiculous! Then onto poolside for a light operatic concert with the onboard group of young singers. This was a highlight of the day for me! So far! Next - dinner, and then Showtime with Toni Warne. She has a great voice and presentation, singing all types of music and tonight featuring Barbra Streisand. What a wonderful day ...