Residence La Palmeraie
Travel Blogs from Solenzara
... keeping myself alive throughout this trip. On the other hand, Sergiu was fine, actually enjoying the rally:) I am glad that at least one of us was... ALIVE.
We have finally arrived at my favourite first stop, the beach. Yes, now I am fine and happy:). After couple of hrs, we left for Calvi which was only 12 km way from Algajola, our next destination where we had accommodations.
... in 1482 and the imposing citadel still guards the harbour. It was an easy walk into old Ajaccio with its tiny streets and main shopping area just off the port marina.
We headed out to explore the waterfront and shops before going back to the ship for lunch. We then made our way back to the beach area for our first swim in the Mediterranean.
Had a wonderful week in Corsica - beautiful French Island in the middle of the Mediterranean - lots of beaches, mountains and little towns. The food and culture is much more Italian than French and pretty much no one spoke English. Went down South to Bonifacio first, then to Ajaccio which is the capital. Overall a very relaxing 5 ...
Wednesday in Paris. Today we went to Versailles - in the rain. We knew it would be raining but it was our last day in Paris and we had bought our return train tickets to Versailles with our Paris combo pass. So, after a quick breakfast, we walked across the Tuileries to Musee D'Orsay station and caught the VICK train to Versailles Rive Gauche. The trip took about half an hour. On arrival we had to put on our rain gear to walk for 5 minutes to the Chateau - us and dozens ...
... could eat in & save a few euros. In fact, this is exactly what we have done for the last 3 days. We have bought some beautiful produce & prepared mainly at home. Of course, Jul has been the primary cook & bottle wash & is SO enjoying every opportunity to wash & dry the laundry. She is in domestic heaven & looking forward to a free day tmoz when I plan to go on a cruise. She will fluff & fooster at home & catch up with iPad ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed