Corsica france map. Gr 20 is a long distance trail that traverses corsica diagonally from north to south. France is divided into 101 departments. The nation of france officially known as the french republic is located in western europe. Known as lile de beaute the island of beauty by the french corsica has sensational bays of warm transparent waters edged with golden white sand majestic mountains and verdant hillsides scented by the herbs of the maquis.
Map of france and travel information about france brought to you by lonely planet. Megalithsnet france map of france megaliths of france deciphered this map shows an astronomical overview of megalithic sites in france. Holiday independent house 45 people view. It is considered to be the most difficult of all the gr routes and one of the most beautiful mountain trail in europe.
96 departments in mainland france numbered 1 through 95 plus corsica. It is bordered on the west by the bay of biscay on the north by the english channel and great britain on the northeast by belgium and luxembourg on the east by germany switzerland and italy and on the south by the. The port city of bastia flings its arms wide open to weary travelers disembarking from a long ferry trip. Corsica in corsican and italian pronounced and respectively is an island in the mediterranean sea and one of the 18 regions of france.
Pays nantais anjou saumur touraine and upper loire. Countryside heated pool in southern corsica near porto vecchio this rare shepherds house so typical of the region has a heated private pool and is situated in a serene rural setting with beautiful views of the countryside just 5 km from the beach. The map is divided into four main regions. Corsica is a laid back french island with a breezy vibe thats part european weekend and part tropical honeymoon.