The Northern Corsica Point, Giraglia island! Near Barcaggio, North Corsica, France

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Giraglia is a French island at the northern tip of Corsica, known for its lighthouse and for the Torra di Giraglia, a Genoese tower which is an Official Historical Monuments of France. The Giraglia Rolex Cup, an annual keelboat regatta, was named for the island. The race starts in St. Tropez, France, passes through the Îles d'Hyères near Giraglia, and then finishes off in Genoa, Italy, a total distance of 243 nautical miles (450 km).

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DAVID TEANI on June 10

très beau cliché gene


j'adore les couleurs


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 22, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Gene M.
    • Camera: Canon EOS 50D
    • Taken on 2011/06/19 11:46:35
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 78.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100