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Est Corse - East Corsica

Est Corse - East Corsica

Characteristics

Description

Area composed mainly of long sandy beaches where there is little anchorage. It will be necessary to shelter mainly in the ports.
20/12/2017
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Zone composée principalement de longues plages de sable où l'on trouve peu de mouillage. Il faudra s'abriter principalement dans les ports.
20/12/2017
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Plaine d'Aleria

C'est la partie centrale de la plaine orientale, encadrée à l'ouest par le massif montagneux et à l'est par de longues plages bordées de pins et d'eucalyptus.
La commune s'étend sur les domaines agricoles environnants, du plan d'eau de Teppe Rosse (à l'ouest), à l'étang ...
16 Oct 08

Solenzara

Solenzara est le Point de rencontre entre la plaine orientale et la côte cristalline du Golfe de Porto-Vecchio.
Au Nord du golfe de Porto-Vecchio, petit à petit, la côte se fait de moins en moins découpée pour devenir quasiment rectiligne à partir de Fautea, tout en restant ...
3 May 12

La Chiappa - Santa Manza

La région de Bonifacio ne possède pas énormément de plages, mais le peu qu'elle recèle vaut le détour.
Le golfe de Santa Manza en possède quelques unes très agréables, bien qu'un peu ventées...
Amenez vos planches ou vos kite surfs !
12 Oct 08

Cap Sagro - Bastia

Capo Sagro is located at 11 NM. S Finocchiarola islands. He has a signal station and a semaphore rises N of it.
Mount Merizatodio, 778 m high, is 1.5 MN to W Cape and dominates the immediate area. The village of Erbalunga, situated 1.5 miles SSW of Capo Sagro, stands on the S ...
6 May 12

Golfe de Porto Vecchio

La tourelle Pecorella marque l'entrée de ce golfe qui s'enfonce à plus de 4 M dans les terres. Celle de Chiapino qui était plus au S est démolie. Il faut donc remonter suffisamment vers le N pour ne pas risquer d'en toucher les restes.
En piquant vers l'W, la balise noire délimite ...
15 Oct 08

Plage près de Casabianda

This long beach is one of the Penitentiary Casabianda, open-air prison.

Created in 1880, the Penitentiary Casabianda is closed only by meadows, orchards, eucalyptus forests, sea and sun.

It is not advisable to stop there, most of this area is not sheltered at all!
3 May 12

Etang et tour de Diane

Beautiful lagoon just north of Bastia, famous since antiquity for its oyster production: it has even, in the center of the lagoon, an island built of oyster shells!

Some fish species grow there before joining the waters of the Mediterranean, the conservatory littoral has bought ...
3 May 12

Senetose - Tizzano

SW of Corsica offers some of the most beautiful anchorages. As you get closer to Bonifacio be carreful with the weather forecast as the NW  wind can be very strong.

The range of the tide in this area is negligible. There are no regular currents along the coasts of Corse, ...
15 May 12

Marine de Bravone

Bravone is located int the Costa Serena, a unique region, between sea and mountains, halfway between Bastia and Porto-Vecchio, at the mouth of the riverTavignano, closes S of the lagoon. This is a small seaside resort along the beach Linguizetta (name of town).
It is possible to ...
3 May 12

Port de Solenzara

Solenzara Marina is situated at the mouth of river of the same name. Port and starboard light towers mark the entrance. There are 450 berths, of which 150 are reserved for visitors. The services available are: water and electricity, travel lift, refuelling point (with unleaded petrol) ...
16 Oct 08

Marina di Manichinu

Petite anse le long de la "côte des Nacres".
Abri insuffisant pour la plaisance.
16 Oct 08

Cala d'Oru

Cala d'oro, ou Cala d'oru, est une crique rocheuse, abritée des vents de Sud et d'Ouest. La plage est constituée de galets provenant de la rivière de Cala d'oru ; ces galets sont parfois recouverts d'un minerai qui leur donne des reflets à la couleur de l'or. L'accès en bateau ...
16 Oct 08
Local Area

Corse - Corsica

Corsica
Corsica is a French owned island with a strong sense of identity and pride. Corsica is beautiful, unspoilt and old-fashioned, and with its white sands, mountainous cliffs and transparent water, it is the perfect getaway destination. Although it is strongly influenced by ...
24 Mar 16

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

La Méditerranée est reliée à l'océan Atlantique par le détroit de Gibraltar à l'ouest, à la mer de Marmara et à la mer Noire par les Dardanelles et le Bosphore à l'est. Le canal de Suez au sud-est relie la Méditerranée à la mer Rouge.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
13 Mar 15

Ouest Corse - West Corsica

The nicest part of Corsica with a lot of coves, bays where to anchor.
3 Aug 11

Cap Corse

Cap Corse (Corsica Capicorsu) is a peninsula located north-east of Corsica. Its inhabitants, the Capcorsins, call it "the island within an island" ("l'Isula inde l'Isula").

Cap Corse is a mountain in the sea which was called by the Romans "the sacral promontory." Its strategic ...
9 May 12

Sud Corse - South Corsica

The strait between Corsica and Sardinia is 6 NM wide and creates a massive venturi effect that results in a stronger wind. It’s strongly recommended to engage the strait of Bonifacio only under calm weather, 
29 Jul 15
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