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SPECIAL FEATURE: OFF THE TOURIST TRAIL IN CALVI, CORSICA

Calvi, Corsica

We turn our backs on the hilltop abbey of La Serra gazing out across the Mediterranean and, walking inland, we cross a dusty path and wander through sparse pine trees to reach a rocky outcrop where we scramble to the top and perch on a flat rock. Far below, on the distant coastline, the red tiled roofs of Calvi cluster behind their granite, citadel fortress, the endless shoreline lapped by the glittering Mediterranean. [Read More]

 

Travel Talk: Deciphering Walking Route Gradings

The different challenges posed by walking in countries with wildly varying terrain and landscapes makes accurate-ish grading vitally important... [Read More]

On the Menu: Best Fish and Seafood in the Canary Islands

Over the years I’ve learnt to tell samas from sargos and chipirones from chopitos. This is my choice of ten of the best fish and seafood dishes to cast a net over when visiting the Canary Islands... [Read More]

Checking In: The Best of the Paradors in the Canary Islands

We’ve stayed in all of the Canary Island Paradors and each has thrown up a variety of experiences that weren’t always consistent with the others... [Read More]