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Between land and sea, Corsica is a region of many contrasts. From the turquoise sea to the rocky mountains and the maquis, all the landscapes are present on the Isle of Beauty! These 1000 kilometres of coastline and its mild and temperate Mediterranean climate make it one of the most popular destinations in France. It is a small paradise in the heart of an exceptional natural setting that is full of beautiful places. The cities of Ajaccio, Bastia, Porto-Vecchio, Calvi or Bonifacio have a multitude of nooks and crannies to explore, perfect for a family bike trip during your holidays in Corsica! If you are a fan of thrills and sports holidays, the rivers will allow athletes to experience rafting, hydrospeed and canyoning in an idyllic setting. Water activities such as windsurfing, stand up paddle or water skiing will delight holidaymakers who come to enjoy the warm summer afternoons. The island's many water sports centres offer a wide range of activities, you will be spoilt for choice! During your holidays by the sea, the crystal clear, turquoise and transparent waters of the Mediterranean are ideal for divers. In the coves and creeks, you will be dazzled by the richness of the marine fauna and flora. The diving clubs in the area will take you to explore the seabed. If you feel like an adventurer's soul, then the GR20 is made for you! This long-distance hiking trail, considered one of the most complicated in Europe, crosses all of Corsica, from north to south. Mainly in the mountains and making its way through magnificent landscapes, the path is rugged and requires good physical condition. The enchanting panorama encountered during your trip will make you forget the blisters and fatigue, as the view is breathtaking on the surroundings. Off the hiking trails, it is essential to get lost in the small typical villages in the heart of the maquis, to meet the inhabitants and listen to their superb Corsican songs. Don't forget to try local products such as Corsican honey, traditional cheeses such as Bastilicacciu or Corsican sausages such as Prisuttu! Corsican gastronomy will certainly change your scenery! Literature lovers will not be left behind. From Honoré de Balzac to Alexandre Dumas, Gustave Flaubert and Guy de Maupassant, all wrote about their trip to Corsica. For a holiday by the sea or a holiday in the mountains, a family trip or simply to visit Corsica with friends, come and enjoy the paradisiacal beaches. It is the ideal destination for relaxing on the many fine sandy beaches in a preserved and idyllic natural setting. And if you prefer a sporty holiday, you will enjoy trekking on the backcountry adventure trails or a sea trip in a catamaran, jet ski or sea kayak. For your next vacancies, do not hesitate any longer and come and discover Corsica and the many outdoor activities available on the Isle of Beauty, between the sea and the mountains!