Those tourists, who expect to pay lots of attention to walks around the city, are recommended to visit Ajaccio during the period from April to June. At this time of a year the city is distinguished by the most favorable weather. Fans of beach rest should arrive in Ajaccio from mid-June to late August.
The Old Town part of the city has the greatest interest for tourists. Start your observation of the city’s points of interest from visiting Foch Square. The square is surrounded by beautiful old...
Vast majority of large shops and restaurants accept payments with credit cards of the international standard. When you plan to go to one of the city’s markets, it is better to bring more cash money in small denominations, so that it will be easier to pay to sellers.
Honey remains one of the most popular souvenirs that travelers purchase in the local markets. Here it is prepared in accordance with special recipes. Many families are involved in the production of honey for several generations already.
Bargaining in the local markets is not accepted, but generous sellers can award buyers with an additional portion of the purchased product or a souvenir.
Money is better to be exchanged in banks. Banks not only usually offer the most favorable rates, but also charge a minimal fee. The only advantage of the local money exchange points is their working hours.
Fans of beach rest are recommended to visit the neighboring resort named Porticcio, which is no more than an hour away by car. The town is also famous for its beautiful and well equipped beaches.