Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve

The nature reserve, which is part of the Regional Natural Park of Corsica, occupies the Scandola peninsula, an impressive, porphyritic rock mass. The vegetation is an outstanding example of scrubland. Seagulls, cormorants and sea eagles can be found there. The clear waters, with their islets and inaccessible caves, host a rich marine life.

Since 1983 it is a Unesco site.

Thanks to Simone for the postcard.

francia - girolata

Thanks to Catherine for the postcards.

francia - scandola

francia - gulf porto

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