Travel Blogs from Sartène
... and breakfast. On the way to the boulangerie we passed by a garage sale area. It looks like every Sunday, locals organize a garage sale, it’s pretty busy, I stopped for few minutes and took some pictures. You can find anything from clothing, arms, painting, cutlery to old jewelry.
Early afternoon, we are at the Napoleon’s house ready to explore and learn more about Napoleon’s life and childhood.
Quick facts: In 1764, ...
... tasting and are seated in the garden. Orange trees shade our tables. There are blooming flowers everywhere. All food items are from Corsica. We sample, pates, meats, cheeses, jams and of course, wine. We eat a cheesecake made with a soft cheese that literally melted in our mouths! What a feast!
While in the Catholic Church, Dana and I light a candle for our dear friend, Karina who ...
... 8217;s House.
We have arrived around 6pm and went straight to the hotel to check in. I booked hotel Napoleon. It had great reviews and was located right in the centre ville. I was happy with the hotel and it had a great location indeed.
Soon after we checked in, went out for dinner and icecream. ...
... and Santa Giulia. Indeed, they are unique, clear blue water and white sand. If you go in the morning, you can find lots of parking, the beach is quiet and perfect if you want to lay on the beach and read. By 12/1pm, it's already very hot and you can’t stay unless you have a beach umbrella. Around lunch time, we usually take a break from the sun for a well-deserved cappuccino, lunch and a cold beer and soon after go back to the hotel ...
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.
Known as the ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed