- Corsica is a big touristic region in France, especially appreciated for its seafront beauty and its history and culture mainly influenced by Italy.
- Corsica is the ideal location for sailing trips and all kind of water sports activities to practise throughout the year in one of the multiple sailing schools and clubs. Boating and sailing is there a tradition, as well as fishing.
- Corsica is also an ideal location for those looking for walking, biking or even horse-riding, combinated to nature discovery. Its mountains are an excellent place to hike. The change of scene is guaranteed.
- Number of cultural festivals are also celebrated in Corsica and play an important role as touristic attraction and promotion of the culture. This is the case of the famous Estivoce festival, traditional songs and concerts held in venues like narrow streets, villages, churches, chapels...
This region has beaches galore and is therefore perfect for anyone wishing to have relaxing holidays. Moreover, this region is widely known for its nature and preserved environments.
There are more villages than towns, these can provide you with the most amazing views over the countryside or the sea. The life here is simple and relax, people aim at simply appreciate everyday life and so should be your holidays: simple, calm and enjoyable.
If you are more interested into buildings and old monuments, do not worry as there are lots of these as well. Italian influences are everywhere since the island was Italian during 5 centuries under Republic of Pisa and the Republic of Genoa.