Category Archives: Hidden Gems



The Balagne village of Speloncatu (or Speloncato if you prefer the French spelling) is often seen in guidebooks and on postcards clinging to the rocks above the Reginu valley bathed in warm summer sun. Personally, I […]

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Hidden Gems – Castifao & Piana

The Balagne region of Corsica is full of hidden gems, one of them being the village of Castifao. With the hilltop ruin of the San Francesco convent standing majestically against a backdrop of snow capped mountains you feel […]

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