The mountainous and beautiful Mediterranean island of Corsica is officially a region of France.
It is the fourth largest island in the Mediterranean after Sicily, Sardinia and Cyprus with its impressive and dramatic mountain scenery and stunning beaches rising from water in places up to 2500m deep. Covered in evergreen Mediterranean bush, the volcanic landscape rises to 2706m at Mount Cinto and is a haven for activity and sporting holidays. Formerly ruled by the Genoese and the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte, the island is an unique mix of Italian and French influences both culinary and histroical with Ajacio, Bastia and Calvi its main urban centres. Travel Europe has its own operation on the island based in Ile Rousse and now operates tours by coach and ferry from France or Italy and by air.
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