And with Air Corsica operating Stansted flights to Bastia, Figari and Ajaccio, Corsica
is on course to be one of 2019's most popular short-break destinations.
Fesch died 175 years ago this month and left a will bequeathing 1,000 pictures to an academy of fine art due to open in Ajaccio, Corsica
, where he had been born in 1763.
TODAY: Stage 2 - Bastia to Ajaccio, Corsica
(Medium mountain - 156km)
readertravelholidays.com from pounds 929pp Enjoy way more than a cruise on board Adventure of the Seas Voyager Class Western Mediterranean 8 nights fly/stay/cruise Departing May - September 2011 Ports of Call: - Malaga, Spain - Valencia, Spain - Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy - Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy - Ajaccio, Corsica
Flying from Liverpool or Manchester airports FREE Stateroom upgrades subject to availability Includes pre-cruise night on the Costa del Sol at a 4 star hotel Looking for the perfect escape in 2011?
The Northern European voyages will continue through the end of July, when the Disney Magic returns to Barcelona to resume Mediterranean cruise vacations with 10- and 11-night itineraries sailing to Valletta, Malta; Tunis, Tunisia; Ajaccio, Corsica
; Naples, Civitavecchia and La Spezia in Italy; and Villefranche, France.
Departing Palma de Mallorca on September 3, calling at Villefranche in France, La Spezia and Civitavecchia in Italy, Ajaccio, Corsica
and Palamos in Spain before returning to Palma.
Depending on which cruise you choose, there's a choice of great destinations to stop and explore, including Ajaccio, Corsica
, Civitavecchia for Rome, Barcelona and Villefranche for Nice.
Fly from Gatwick on 14thApril to join Balmoral in Miami and enjoy an overnight stay before cruising to the Bahamas and Bermuda.After a relaxing six days at sea, Balmoral arrives in Funchal, Madeira, then calls at Malaga and finally Ajaccio, Corsica
(birthplace of Napoleon) before reaching Rome, her home port for the next fewweeks.
Ports of call: Villagarcia de Arosa, Spain, Lisbon, Portugal, Gibraltar, Malaga, Almeria, Barcelona, Villefranche, Ajaccio, Corsica
, Menorca, Palma de Mallorca, Ibiza Town, Portugal, Vigo, Spain.