Welcome to Corsica!

Corsica is a holiday destination chosen by many for the warm and intense colours of its beaches, in unmistakable Mediterranean style (turquoise waters, white sands, green Mediterranean vegetation); o...

How to get to Corsica

The most practical way to reach Corsica is by sea: there are numerous and frequent connections with ferry boats from Italy, Spain and France, and today almost all companies offer special tariffs for ...

Move around Corsica

Whether you reach Corsica by sea or by plane, the advice is the same as for any island of the Mediterranean: to better enjoy its beauties, you need to bringyour own vehicle, on the ferry, taking adva...

Corsica Climate and weather

As in many other islands on this side of the Tyrrhenian sea, climate in Corsica is Mediterranean, with dry hot summers and mild winters on the coasts, while the inland territories are subject to more...

History of Corsica

The history of Corsica is a very troubled one, made of conquers, difficult coexistences, colonisations, occupations and submissions. But above all this, it is a history of stubborn yearning for indep...

Gastronomic specialties of Corsica

Also from the point of view of gastronomic culture Corsica is a world of its own, at least respect to the French dryland, where the cuisine is usually very elaborate and complex. On the contrary, the...

Useful info to visit Corsica

Travel documents To enter France all European citizens or residents only have to show a valid identity card. Currency/Banks/Post offices As all the other 11 countries who joined the European Monetary...