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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Comments (232)

Akhtar Bashir Nigyal on August 6, 2013

Natmara on August 8, 2013

Bonjour Geneviève. J'aime beaucoup votre magnifique photo et l'intéressant texte qui l'accompagne. L&f

Antonis Bertakis on August 15, 2013

*Fantastic photo wirh wondeful hues of the sea and waves,L+FV.Antony B.*

Lloret on September 6, 2013

Wonderful view of this lighthouse, nice sea, LIKE

timek on November 15, 2013

Very good shot! Like & Fav! Greetings, timek

Pantelis65 on December 8, 2013

Wonderful photo. Ysl, greetings Pantelis.

Hans-Georg Knöß on January 27, 2014

Ein sehr lebendiges und farblich schönes Foto! Ich meine das Merr riechen zu können! Fav 35 + LIke 222 !
Viele Grüße in die Carmargue,

valeok on January 27, 2014

Wonderful !!! LK 223 + fv 36 Greetings, valeok.

Georg Schreiner on February 18, 2014

Beautiful and perfect photo!! Fav37+Like224 - Friendly greetings - Georg

hschwe on February 19, 2014

Great picture, Gene!! Excellent photo!!!!

Like 5 and Favorite 5 !

Kind greetings from Lower Rhine, Helmut

Thank you all very much for your very kind comments and score;)).

Kinh Dinh on March 13, 2014

Tres belle photo . L
Amities de Nha Trang ville . D

DAVID TEANI on June 10, 2014

très beau cliché gene


j'adore les couleurs


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 22, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Genevieve 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