Travel Blogs from Sartène
... I am 1/2 hr (by plane) away from Tunisia. He was originally from Tunisia. He said--Maybe one day I will go back. Not sure he will though:) It;s so beautiful where he is.
After enjoying our first French crepe, we drove to our next stop Calvi....but before getting there we stopped a bit on our way to Corte (another city in the mountains) and then enjoyed some sun on the beautiful beach - Algajola. See next entries
... morning. yummy
Quick facts - Ajaccio is the capital of the French Mediterranean island of Corsica. It's is a beautiful small town (Population 65,500), with great people and history. For those who don't know, Napoleon Bonaparte was born in Ajaccio in 1769. There are quite a few statues of Napoleon throughout the city and... almost every hotel:).
that's it for the first 1/2 day in France, Corsica.
... have anticipated the boys buying soccer shirts and shirts on the boat, could have packed less for them too. I used the binder clips and the clothesline. Water bottles, wipes, and market bags, all good calls. Anyway, mark and I went to brunch at palo at 11, and yes it was delicious! I tried to only take things I really wanted to try, since there were so many choices and I am perpetually full! Mark was in heaven with ...
... 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 ...
... pretty quickly. We also have a black cat that we are to feed, that I could do without! We have a little supermarket down the road where we stocked up on some food for breakfast and lunch- yoghurt, jambon, avocado, tomato, milk and of course, baguettes. Later in the afternoon we drove into Ajaccio, withe idea of meeting Gai and Daniel for dinner. This proved to be one of the most stressful trips I've ever had. The traffic was bumper to bumper from well out of town, and ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed