"Bastia was the first place I..." Corsica Things to Do Tip by SusanneBeck

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<font color=003300><b>Bastia was the first place I saw when I arrived in Corsica as I got the ferry direct from Nice to Bastia. It looked amazing!</b></font>
<font color=003300><b>Bastia was another place I went to on the train for daytrips. It's not quite so far away from Corte as Ajaccio and is therefore cheaper on the train. Again I mainly went for the shops although overall I don't think it's as good as Ajaccio if you want to do some serious shopping. Bastia is beside the sea and there are many little cafes along the sea front. It's a beautiful town with a lot of history. It also is home to the only Irish Pub I've heard of in Corsica. O'Connors Pub was great. It made me feel right at home and the Guinness was great. I didn't go there at night but it seemed like it would have a great atmosphere at night.</b></font>

Directions: <font color=003300><b>The East side of Corsica, 1 1/2 hrs by train from Corte.</b></font>
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  • Written Sep 7, 2002
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