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Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Eyewitness travel guides: Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Edition: Reprinted with revisions.Description: 224 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.Content type: text | still image | cartographic image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780241208472.Other title: Eyewitness travel [At head of title:].Subject(s): Corsica (France) -- Guidebooks | Corsica (France) -- Description and travelDDC classification: 914.4990484 Summary: A guide to Corsica that includes cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, and street-by-street maps of all the cities and towns. It helps you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside.
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The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this wild and fascinating island.

Amire the clifftop setting of Bonifacio's Old Town, drive the corniche road around Cap Corse or enjoy the pure white sands of Plage de Loto: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of Corsica with this indispensable travel guide.

Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Corsica:
- Over 10 colour maps , plus a road map of the island, help you navigate with ease
- Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need
- Comprehensive tours and itineraries of Corsica , designed for every interest and budget
- Illustrations show in detail the impressive citadels of Bastia, Calvi and Corte, Ajaccio's Musée des Beaux-Arts in the Palais Fesch, the wildlife-filled Réserve Naturelle de Scandola and more
- Colour photographs of Corsica's spectacular citadels, clifftop towns, beautiful landscape - including its beach-strewn coast, mountainous interior and dense forests - plus its pretty villages, historic sights and more
- Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Bastia and the North; Ajaccio and the West Coast; Bonifacio and the South; Corte and the Interior
- Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience: learn about the island's tumultuous history, diverse landscape and wildlife, varied architecture, as well as its language, literature, music, traditions, festivals and events, and more
- Essential travel tips: our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus how to get around, useful phrases, and visa and health information

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Corsica is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to this beautiful island.

DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017.

"No other guide whets your appetite quite like this one" - The Independent

Planning a shorter trip? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Corsica guide.

About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's highly visual Eyewitness guides show you what others only tell you, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your holiday. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.

Originally published: 2003.

Includes index.

A guide to Corsica that includes cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, and street-by-street maps of all the cities and towns. It helps you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside.

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