Dream beaches, gastronomy and raw nature are the secrets of the so called “The Island of Beauty”. Corsica is a little piece of heaven:
AUBERGE DU PÉCHEUR: fresh fish arrives everyday to this restaurant’s kitchen. One of the loveliest spots in the island, it’s an absolute must. Route de Bastia (no number), Saint-Florent.
SALVI POOL BAR: the trendy and casual atmosphere of Chez Charles Hotel is the perfect spot to enjoy your favourite cocktails, especially in the evening. Route de Calvi (no number), Lumio.
CAMPANA – HAAS: don’t miss Dominique Campana & Carol Haas’ gallery, where they display and sell their fantastic metal sculptures. Dos Anges, 9,Calvi.
FESCH MUSEUM: between dips in the turquoise waters of Corsica, don’t forget to pop by the second biggest pinacothèque in France. Botticelli & Bertolini await your visit. Cardinal Fesch, 50, Ajaccio.
BENOA: two corsican designers are behind this très feminine and elegant shop. If you love french sensuality, this is the place for you. It’s only a few steps aways from the Museum, so maybe right after? Cardinal Fesch, 30, Ajaccio.
CASA BUONAPARTE: the house where Napoleon Bonaparte grew up until he was 10 is just the right place to feel the French history. Rue Saint Charles, 1, Ajaccio.
L’ARBOUSIER: this creative Mediterranean cuisine restaurant, specialized in seafood and corsican food, is recommended by the Michelin Guide and well, everyone who loves great food. Hotel Le Maquis, BP, 94, Porticcio.
RADISSON BLU RESORT & SPA: this luxurious hotel is one of the best options in the island, with its 900 square meters spa where you can enjoy the best treatments and a large fitness area. Agosta Plage, Ajaccio.
HOTEL CASA DO MAR: its pool overlooking the Mediterranean Sea makes of this 5 star hotel the ideal spot to enjoy the island. Lotissement du Ziglione, Porto Vecchio.
EPICERIE DES PÊCHEURS: located in the little Île de Cavallo, between Corsica and Sardinia (aka, HEAVEN), this restaurant brings together the best of French & Italian cuisine, mixing tradition and innovation with a delicious result.
Feeling the wanderlust yet?