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Athletic Club Ajaccio (commonly referred to as AC Ajaccio, l'ACA or simply Ajaccio, Athletic Club Aiacciu) is a French association football club based in the city of Ajaccio on the island of Corsica.
Adil Rami (born 27 December 1985) is a French professional footballer who plays as a central defender for French club Marseille and the France national team.
Agostino Giustiniani (born Pantaleone Giustiniani; 1470 - 1536) was an Italian Catholic bishop, linguist and geographer.
Compagnie Aérienne Corse Méditerranée S.A.E.M. (Cumpagnia Aerea Corsa Mediterrania), trading as Air Corsica (formerly CCM Airlines), is a French regional airline with its head office on the grounds of Ajaccio - Campo dell'Oro Airport in Ajaccio, Corsica, France.
Air France (formally Société Air France, S.A.), stylized as AIRFRANCE, is the French flag carrier headquartered in Tremblay-en-France.
Ajaccio is a French commune, prefecture of the department of Corse-du-Sud, and head office of the Collectivité territoriale de Corse (capital city of Corsica).
Ajaccio Napoleon Bonaparte Airport (Aéroport d’Ajaccio-Napoléon-Bonaparte), formerly “Campo dell’Oro Airport”, is the main airport serving Ajaccio on the French island of Corsica.
Alain Berbérian (Ալեն Բերբերյան; 2 July 1953 – 22 August 2017) was a French film director and writer of Armenian descent.
Aléria (Ancient Greek: Ἀλαλίη, Alaliē; Latin and Italian: Aleria, U Cateraghju) is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica, former bishopric and present Latin Catholic titular see.
Algiers (الجزائر al-Jazā’er, ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻ, Alger) is the capital and largest city of Algeria.
window. A klippe is a solitary outcrop of the nappe in the middle of autochthonous material. In structural geology, an allochthon, or an allochthonous block, is a large block of rock which has been moved from its original site of formation, usually by low angle thrust faulting.
Angelo Rinaldi (born 17 June 1940 in Bastia, Haute-Corse) is a French writer and literary critic.
An aqueduct is a watercourse constructed to convey water.
Arbutus is a genus of 12 accepted speciesAct.
Arrigo Della Rocca (Corsican: Arrigu) was a nobleman who dominated the political life of Corsica during the second half of the 14th century.
Arts et Métiers ParisTech is a French engineering and research graduate school (Grande Ecole).
Asparagus, or garden asparagus, folk name sparrow grass, scientific name Asparagus officinalis, is a spring vegetable, a flowering perennial plant species in the genus Asparagus.
An autochthon in structural geology is a large block or mass of rock which is in the place of its original formation relative to its basement or foundation rock.
Édouard Daladier (18 June 1884 – 10 October 1970) was a French "radical" (i.e. centre-left) politician and the Prime Minister of France at the start of the Second World War.
Étoile Filante Bastiaise or ÉF Bastia is a French association football team founded in 1920.
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Bastia is a church in Bastia, Haute-Corse, Corsica.
Église Sainte-Croix de Bastia (Oratoire de la Confrerie de Sainte Croix) is a Catholic church in Bastia, Haute-Corse, Corsica.
Émile Zuccarelli (born 4 August 1940 in Bastia, Upper Corsica) is a French politician from Corsica.
The Bank of Saint George (Casa delle compere e dei banchi di San Giorgio or informally as Ufficio di San Giorgio or Banco) was a financial institution of the Republic of Genoa.
Baptiste Giabiconi (born 9 November 1989) is a French male model and singer from Marignane, France.
Barbaggio is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Bastia – Poretta Airport (Aéroport de Bastia Poretta) is an airport serving Bastia on the French mediterranean island of Corsica.
Bastia Cathedral (Pro-cathédrale Sainte-Marie de Bastia) is a former Roman Catholic cathedral in Bastia on the island of Corsica.
Béla Tarr (born 21 July 1955) is a Hungarian film director.
A bell tower is a tower that contains one or more bells, or that is designed to hold bells even if it has none.
Biguglia is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Bonifacio is a commune at the southern tip of the island of Corsica, in the Corse-du-Sud department of France.
Borgo (U Borgu) is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Bottarga is the Italian name for a delicacy of salted, cured fish roe, typically of the grey mullet or the bluefin tuna (bottarga di tonno), frequently found near coastlines throughout the world, that often is featured in Mediterranean cuisine and consumed in many other regions of the world.
Brando is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier and the largest airline in the United Kingdom based on fleet size, or the second largest, behind easyJet, when measured by passengers carried.
A broom is a cleaning tool consisting of usually stiff fibers (often made of materials such as plastic, hair, or corn husks) attached to, and roughly parallel to, a cylindrical handle, the broomstick.
Cercle Athlétique Bastiais or CA Bastia was a French association football team founded in 1920.
Calais (Calés; Kales) is a city and major ferry port in northern France in the department of Pas-de-Calais, of which it is a sub-prefecture.
Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Canari is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The Canton of Bastia-1 is one of the 15 cantons of the Haute-Corse department, France.
The Canton of Bastia-2 is one of the 15 cantons of the Haute-Corse department, France.
The Canton of Bastia-3 is one of the 15 cantons of the Haute-Corse department, France.
The Canton of Bastia-4 is one of the 15 cantons of the Haute-Corse department, France.
Cap Corse (Capicorsu), a geographical area of Corsica, is a long peninsula located at the northern tip of the island.
César Campinchi (4 May 1882, Calcatoggio, Corse-du-Sud – 22 February 1941, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône) was a lawyer and French statesman in the beginning of the 20th century.
César Vezzani (8 August 1888 – 11 November 1951) was a French/Corsican operatic tenor who became a leading exponent of French grand opera through several decades.
Cela s'appelle l'aurore (English: This is Called Dawn) is a 1956 Franco-Italian film, directed by Luis Buñuel.
Centuri is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Cervione is a commune of the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The Championnat de France National (French National Championship), commonly referred to as simply National or Division 3, serves as the third division of the French football league system behind Ligue 1 and Ligue 2.
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (Aéroport de Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle), also known as Roissy Airport (name of the local district), is the largest international airport in France and the second largest in Europe.
| Chemins de Fer de la Corse (Camini di Ferru di a Corsica) (CFC) is the name of the regional rail network serving the French island of Corsica.
The chestnut (Castanea) group is a genus of eight or nine species of deciduous trees and shrubs in the beech family Fagaceae, native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere.
Cistus (from the Greek kistos) is a genus of flowering plants in the rockrose family Cistaceae, containing about 20 species (Ellul et al. 2002).
Clematis is a genus of about 300 species within the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae.
Cod is the common name for the demersal fish genus Gadus, belonging to the family Gadidae.
Cologne (Köln,, Kölle) is the largest city in the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the fourth most populated city in Germany (after Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich).
A commune (the French word appearing in the 12th century from Medieval Latin communia, meaning a large gathering of people sharing a common life; from Latin communis, things held in common) is an intentional community of people living together, sharing common interests, often having common values and beliefs, as well as shared property, possessions, resources, and, in some communes, work, income or assets.
The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic.
Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from cuprum) and atomic number 29.
Corsica (Corse; Corsica in Corsican and Italian, pronounced and respectively) is an island in the Mediterranean Sea and one of the 18 regions of France.
Corsica Ferries - Sardinia Ferries (Corsica Ferries France SAS) – (Forship SpA), is a France-Italy based ferry company that operates traffic to and from the islands of Corsica, Sardinia and Elba.
Corsican (corsu or lingua corsa) is a Romance language within the Italo-Dalmatian subfamily.
The Corsican mafia is a set of criminal groups which are part of the French Mob, originating from Corsica.
Corte (Corsican: Corti) is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The Coupe Charles Simon, commonly known as the Coupe de France, is the premier knockout cup competition in French football organized by the French Football Federation.
General Sir David Dundas (1735 – 18 February 1820) was a British Army officer who fought in the Seven Years' War and French Revolutionary Wars, wrote important texts on the Principles of Military Movements and then served as Commander-in-Chief of the Forces from 1809 to 1811.
In the administrative divisions of France, the department (département) is one of the three levels of government below the national level ("territorial collectivities"), between the administrative regions and the commune.
The ducat was a gold or silver coin used as a trade coin in Europe from the later middle ages until as late as the 20th century.
The Duchy of Massa and Carrara was the duchy that controlled the towns of Massa di Carrara and Carrara; the area is now part of unified Italy, but retains its local identity as the province of Massa-Carrara.
EasyJet Airline Company Limited, styled as easyJet, is a British low-cost carrier airline headquartered at London Luton Airport.
Elba (isola d'Elba,; Ilva; Ancient Greek: Αἰθαλία, Aithalia) is a Mediterranean island in Tuscany, Italy, from the coastal town of Piombino, and the largest island of the Tuscan Archipelago.
The Eocene Epoch, lasting from, is a major division of the geologic timescale and the second epoch of the Paleogene Period in the Cenozoic Era.
Erding is a town in Bavaria, Germany, and capital of the district Erding.
Euphorbia dendroides, also known as tree spurge, is a small tree of the Euphorbiaceae family that grows in semi-arid and mediterranean climates.
Farinole is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
In geology, felsic refers to igneous rocks that are relatively rich in elements that form feldspar and quartz.
The term "feu" (French for "fire" from the Latin focus meaning hearth) meant, especially in the Middle Ages, the hearth, first in the strict sense (the place where the fire burns) and figuratively: the family home (cf. the expression "without fire or place") or the family itself.
"Forza Bastia" is a 26-minute film documenting a UEFA Cup match between PSV Eindhoven and French club SC Bastia at the Furiani Stadium in 1978.
François Piétri (8 August 1882 – 17 August 1966) was a minister in several governments in the later years of the French Third Republic and was French ambassador to Spain from 1940 to 1944 under the Vichy regime.
The Franciscans are a group of related mendicant religious orders within the Catholic Church, founded in 1209 by Saint Francis of Assisi.
The Franco-Prussian War or Franco-German War (Deutsch-Französischer Krieg, Guerre franco-allemande), often referred to in France as the War of 1870 (19 July 1871) or in Germany as 70/71, was a conflict between the Second French Empire of Napoleon III and the German states of the North German Confederation led by the Kingdom of Prussia.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
The French Revolution (Révolution française) was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies that lasted from 1789 until 1799.
Casabianca (Q183) was a ''Redoutable''-class submarine of the French Navy.
Furiani is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The gang de la Brise de Mer is one of the most powerful Corsican criminal organizations.
Gazélec Football Club Ajaccio (Gazélec Football Club Aiacciu), commonly referred to as GFC Ajaccio, GFCA, Gazélec Ajaccio or simply Gazélec, is a French football club from Ajaccio, Corsica.
Geneva (Genève, Genèva, Genf, Ginevra, Genevra) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and the most populous city of the Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
Genoa (Genova,; Zêna; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.
Germanwings GmbH is a German low-cost airline wholly owned by Lufthansa which is operating under the Eurowings brand.
Giustiniani is the name of a prominent Italian family which originally belonged to Venice, but also established itself in Genoa, and at various times had representatives in Naples, Corsica and in the islands of the Archipelago, where they had been the last Genoese rulers of the Aegean island of Chios, which had been a family possession for two centuries until 1566.
Haute-Corse (Corsica suprana) (Upper Corsica) is a department of France consisting of the northern part of the island of Corsica.
Henri Martelli (25 February 1895, Bastia – 15 July 1980, Paris) was a 20th-century French composer.
Henri, Adrien, Barthélemy, Louis Rieunier (6 March 1833, Castelsarrasin – 10 July 1918, Albi) was a French admiral and politician, most notable for his involvement in Vietnam.
Henri Padovani (born 13 October 1952, Bastia, France), commonly known as Henry Padovani, is a musician from the Mediterranean French isle of Corsica, noted for being the original guitarist with The Police.
Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, (29 September 1758 – 21 October 1805) was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy.
The Institut national de l’information géographique et forestière (National Institute of Geographic and Forest Information), previously Institut géographique national (National Geographic Institute) or IGN is a French public state administrative establishment founded in 1940 to produce and maintain geographical information for France and its overseas departments and territories.
Italian (or lingua italiana) is a Romance language.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jacques Tati (born Jacques Tatischeff,; 9 October 1907 – 5 November 1982) was a French filmmaker, actor, and screenwriter.
Jean Bastia (21 February 1919 in Bastia, Corsica - 16 February 2005), was a French film director, screenwriter and film producer.
John Toussaint Bernard (March 6, 1893 Bastia – August 6, 1983) was a United States Representative from Minnesota.
José Luccioni (October 14, 1903 in Bastia – October 5, 1978 in Marseille) was a French operatic tenor of Corsican origin.
L'Île-Rousse (L'Ìsula, Isola Rossa) is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Lavandula (common name lavender) is a genus of 47 known species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae.
Lenticular clouds (Altocumulus lenticularis in Latin) are stationary clouds that form in the troposphere, typically in perpendicular alignment to the wind direction.
The libeccio (lebić; llebeig; λίβας; lebić) is the westerly or south-westerly wind which predominates in northern Corsica all year round; it frequently raises high seas and may give violent westerly squalls.
Ligue 1, also called Ligue 1 Conforama for sponsorship reasons with Conforama, is a French professional league for men's association football clubs.
Ligue 2, also known as Domino's Ligue 2 due to sponsorship by Domino's Pizza, is a French professional football league.
Livorno is a port city on the Ligurian Sea on the western coast of Tuscany, Italy.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Louis Leschi (2 December 1893 – 7 January 1954) was a 20th-century French historian, epigrapher and archaeologist, a specialist of ancient North Africa.
Lucciana is a commune of the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Luis Buñuel Portolés (22 February 1900 – 29 July 1983) was a Spanish filmmaker who worked in Spain, Mexico and France.
Luri is a commune of the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Luxair, legally Luxair S.A., Société Luxembourgeoise de Navigation Aérienne, is the flag carrier airline of Luxembourg with its headquarters and homebase at Luxembourg Airport in Sandweiler.
Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport (Aéroport de Lyon-Saint Exupéry), formerly known as Lyon Satolas Airport, is the international airport of Lyon, the third-biggest city in France and an important transport facility for the entire Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region.
Macinaggio (Corsican: Macinaghju) is a French village, part of the municipality (commune) of Rogliano, in the department of Haute-Corse, Corsica.
Mafiosa, full title Mafiosa, le clan is a French crime drama television series, which premiered on Canal+ on December 6, 2006.
A maona (معونة ma‘ūnah 'help', معاونة mu‘āwanah 'mutual help') or Societas comperarum was a medieval Italian association of investors formed to manage the purchased shares (loca or partes) of the revenue due to the relevant city-state through tax farming; the shares were individually sold to wealthy merchants, but the collection could be difficult and so these merchants would band together.
Low Maquis in Corsica High ''macchia'' in Sardinia Maquis (French) or macchia (Italian: macchia mediterranea) is a shrubland biome in the Mediterranean region, typically consisting of densely growing evergreen shrubs.
A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.
Maritima Ferries is a French ferry company operating in the Mediterranean, following the bankruptcy and sale of SNCM (Société Nationale Maritime Corse Méditerranée), the company was re branded to Maritima Ferries from 2016 onwards.
Marseille (Provençal: Marselha), is the second-largest city of France and the largest city of the Provence historical region.
Marseille Provence Airport or Aéroport de Marseille Provence is an international airport located 27 km (17 miles) northwest of Marseille, on the territory of Marignane, both communes of the Bouches-du-Rhône département in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur région of France.
In France, a mayor (maire in French) is chairperson of the municipal council, which organizes the work and deliberates on municipal matters.
A Mediterranean climate or dry summer climate is characterized by rainy winters and dry summers.
The Mediterranean Sea is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north by Southern Europe and Anatolia, on the south by North Africa and on the east by the Levant.
The Miocene is the first geological epoch of the Neogene Period and extends from about (Ma).
Moby Lines (Moby Lines S.p.A.) is an Italian shipping company that operates ferries and cruiseferries between the Italian or French mainland and the islands of Elba, Sardinia and Corsica.
A model is a person with a role either to promote, display or advertise commercial products (notably fashion clothing in fashion shows), or to serve as a visual aid for people who are creating works of art or to pose for photography.
The mullets or grey mullets are a family (Mugilidae) of ray-finned fish found worldwide in coastal temperate and tropical waters, and some species in fresh water.
Murato is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The National Front (Front national or Front national de l'indépendance de la France) was a World War II far left wing French Resistance movement, created in 1941 by Jacques Duclos and Pierre Villon, both members of the French Communist Party (PCF).
Nice (Niçard Niça, classical norm, or Nissa, nonstandard,; Nizza; Νίκαια; Nicaea) is the fifth most populous city in France and the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes département.
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport (Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur) is an international airport located southwest of Nice, in the Alpes-Maritimes départment of France.
Nicholas II or Nikolai II (r; 1868 – 17 July 1918), known as Saint Nicholas II of Russia in the Russian Orthodox Church, was the last Emperor of Russia, ruling from 1 November 1894 until his forced abdication on 15 March 1917.
Nonza is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Oberto I Obizzo (also Otbert) (died 15 October 975) was an Italian count palatine and margrave and the oldest known member of the Obertenghi family.
Oletta is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as China, as well as the Canary Islands and Réunion.
An ophiolite is a section of the Earth's oceanic crust and the underlying upper mantle that has been uplifted and exposed above sea level and often emplaced onto continental crustal rocks.
Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery (both methods are used) that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eyeball and orbit.
The Order of Friars Minor Capuchin (postnominal abbr. O.F.M.Cap.) is an order of friars within the Catholic Church, among the chief offshoots of the Franciscans.
Paris Orly Airport (Aéroport de Paris-Orly), commonly referred to as Orly, is an international airport located partially in Orly and partially in Villeneuve-le-Roi, south of Paris, France.
Orto is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
Otto Ludwig Preminger (5 December 1905 – 23 April 1986) was an American theatre and film director, originally from Austria-Hungary.
Patrimonio is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Paul Reynaud (15 October 1878 – 21 September 1966) was a French politician and lawyer prominent in the interwar period, noted for his stances on economic liberalism and militant opposition to Germany.
Pierre Huard (16 October 1901 by Pierre Thillaud - Communication présentée à la séance du 21 novembre 1992 de la Société française d'histoire de la médecine in Histoire des sciences médicales - tome XXVII - № 3 - 1993 – 28 April 1983Claude Chippaux, Georges Olivier, in Bulletins et Mémoires de la Society of Anthropology of Paris, XIII° Série. Tome 10 fascicule 2, 1983..) was a French physician (surgeon and anatomist), historian of medicine and anthropologist, long in post in Indochina, dean of several faculties of medicine (Hanoï, Paris), rector of the Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny, a pioneer in the history of medicine.
Pinus pinaster, the maritime pine or cluster pine, is a pine native to the Mediterranean region.
Pistacia lentiscus (also lentisk; mastic; μαστίχα) is a dioecious evergreen shrub or small tree of the pistacia genus growing up to tall which is cultivated for its aromatic resin, mainly on the Greek island of Chios.
Pliny the Elder (born Gaius Plinius Secundus, AD 23–79) was a Roman author, naturalist and natural philosopher, a naval and army commander of the early Roman Empire, and friend of emperor Vespasian.
Ponte Leccia (or Ponte-Leccia) is a French village, part of the municipality (commune) of Morosaglia, in the department of Haute-Corse, Corsica.
A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.
Porto-Vecchio (Portivechju) is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba.
A prefecture (préfecture) in France may refer to.
Propriano (Prupià) is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
Claudius Ptolemy (Κλαύδιος Πτολεμαῖος, Klaúdios Ptolemaîos; Claudius Ptolemaeus) was a Greco-Roman mathematician, astronomer, geographer, astrologer, and poet of a single epigram in the Greek Anthology.
Quaternary is the current and most recent of the three periods of the Cenozoic Era in the geologic time scale of the International Commission on Stratigraphy (ICS).
Quercus ilex, the evergreen oak, holly oak or holm oak, is a large evergreen oak native to the Mediterranean region.
Quercus pubescens, the downy oak or pubescent oak, is a species of white oak (genus Quercus sect. Quercus) native to southern Europe and southwest Asia, from northern Spain (Pyrenees) east to the Crimea and the Caucasus.
Quercus suber, commonly called the cork oak, is a medium-sized, evergreen oak tree in the section ''Quercus'' sect. ''Cerris''.
The Radical Party of the Left (Parti radical de gauche, PRG) was a social-liberal political party in France.
The railways in Corsica (part of France) are metre gauge and are operated by Chemins de Fer de la Corse.
The Recollects (Récollets) were a French reform branch of the Order of Friars Minor, commonly known today as the Franciscans (Ordo fratrum minorum recollectorum).
The Republic of Genoa (Repúbrica de Zêna,; Res Publica Ianuensis; Repubblica di Genova) was an independent state from 1005 to 1797 in Liguria on the northwestern Italian coast, incorporating Corsica from 1347 to 1768, and numerous other territories throughout the Mediterranean.
Rogliano is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Romain Achilli (born 15 February 1993) is a French footballer who plays as a forward for Bastia.
Rosebud is a 1975 film directed by Otto Preminger, and starring Peter O'Toole, Richard Attenborough, and Peter Lawford.
A route nationale, or simply nationale, is a trunk road in France.
Saint-Florent is a commune in Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Santa-Maria-di-Lota is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Sartène, is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
Savona (Ligurian: Sann-a is a seaport and comune in the west part of the northern Italian region of Liguria, capital of the Province of Savona, in the Riviera di Ponente on the Mediterranean Sea. Savona used to be one of the chief seats of the Italian iron industry, having iron-works and foundries, shipbuilding, railway workshops, engineering shops, and a brass foundry. One of the most celebrated former inhabitants of Savona was the navigator Christopher Columbus, who farmed land in the area while chronicling his journeys. 'Columbus's house', a cottage situated in the Savona hills, lay between vegetable crops and fruit trees. It is one of several residences in Liguria associated with Columbus.
Sporting Club Bastiais (Sporting Club di Bastia, commonly referred to as SC Bastia or simply Bastia) is a French association football club based in Bastia on the island of Corsica.
Schist (pronounced) is a medium-grade metamorphic rock with medium to large, flat, sheet-like grains in a preferred orientation (nearby grains are roughly parallel).
A sea is a large body of salt water that is surrounded in whole or in part by land.
The Siege of Bastia was a combined British and Corsican military operation during the early stages of the French Revolutionary Wars.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
Sophie Catherine Tatischeff (23 October 1946 - 27 October 2001) was a French film editor and director.
Stade Armand-Cesari, also known as the Stade de Furiani, is a multi-purpose stadium in Furiani, France.
Strabo (Στράβων Strábōn; 64 or 63 BC AD 24) was a Greek geographer, philosopher, and historian who lived in Asia Minor during the transitional period of the Roman Republic into the Roman Empire.
The Tethys Ocean (Ancient Greek: Τηθύς), Tethys Sea or Neotethys was an ocean during much of the Mesozoic Era located between the ancient continents of Gondwana and Laurasia, before the opening of the Indian and Atlantic oceans during the Cretaceous Period.
The Corsican File is a 2004 French comedy film directed by Alain Berbérian.
The Man from London (A londoni férfi) is a 2007 Hungarian film directed by Béla Tarr and Ágnes Hranitzky.
The Police were a British rock band formed in London in 1977.
Toulon (Provençal: Tolon (classical norm), Touloun (Mistralian norm)) is a city in southern France and a large military harbour on the Mediterranean coast, with a major French naval base.
The Triassic is a geologic period and system which spans 50.6 million years from the end of the Permian Period 251.9 million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Jurassic Period Mya.
The Tyrrhenian Sea (Mar Tirreno, Mer Tyrrhénienne, Mare Tirrenu, Mari Tirrenu, Mari Tirrenu, Mare Tirreno) is part of the Mediterranean Sea off the western coast of Italy.
The UEFA Europa League is an annual football club competition organised by UEFA since 1971 for eligible European football clubs.
Umbria is a region of central Italy.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The Variscan or Hercynian orogeny is a geologic mountain-building event caused by Late Paleozoic continental collision between Euramerica (Laurussia) and Gondwana to form the supercontinent of Pangaea.
Vescovato is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Viareggio is a city and comune in northern Tuscany, Italy, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Vico is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
Villa Lante at Bagnaia is a Mannerist garden of surprise near Viterbo, central Italy, attributed to Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola). Villa Lante did not become so known until it passed to Ippolito Lante Montefeltro della Rovere, Duke of Bomarzo, in the 17th century, when it was already 100 years old. The Villa, a property of the Republic of Italy, since December 2014's run by the Polo Museale del Lazio.
Ville-di-Pietrabugno is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
Vincent de Moro-Giafferi (6 June 1878 in Paris – 15 February 1956) was a French criminal attorney.
Vincent-Marie Farinole (1 September 1832 – 16 September 1905) was a French advocate who was Senator of Corsica from 1894 to 1903.
Vincent, Count Benedetti (29 April 1817 – 28 March 1900) was a French diplomat.
Vinh is the biggest city and economic and cultural center of central Vietnam.
Volotea is a Spanish low-cost airline registered in Asturias, Spain with bases in Spain, Italy, France and Greece.
Volpajola is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.
The wild boar (Sus scrofa), also known as the wild swine,Heptner, V. G.; Nasimovich, A. A.; Bannikov, A. G.; Hoffman, R. S. (1988), Volume I, Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Libraries and National Science Foundation, pp.
The World Rally Championship (WRC) is a rallying series organised by the FIA, culminating with a champion driver and manufacturer.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Zicavo is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica.
The 2013 Tour de France was the 100th edition of the Tour de France, one of cycling's Grand Tours.