‘Red lights’ as over-tourism threatens Corsican nature reserve

‘Red lights’ as over-tourism threatens Corsican nature reserve

"It's nature's magical design," says a tourist guide, waxing poetic as he comments on the impressive red cliffs plunging into a turquoise sea at the Scandola nature reserve on France's Corsica island.

Bombs and arson attacks spark fears of return of terror campaign in Corsica

Bombs and arson attacks spark fears of return of terror campaign in Corsica

Fierce winds fan forest fires in Corsica

Fierce winds fan forest fires in Corsica

Fuel spill feared as cargo ships collide off Corsica

Fuel spill feared as cargo ships collide off Corsica

Garbage island: Corsican officials block rubbish dump as waste overflows

Garbage island: Corsican officials block rubbish dump as waste overflows

Fifth body found after flash flood in Corsica

Fifth body found after flash flood in Corsica

Macron vows to keep Corsica French

Macron vows to keep Corsica French

Corsica: What do the nationalists actually want from Macron?

Corsica: What do the nationalists actually want from Macron?

Macron heads to nationalist Corsica for high-stakes visit

Macron heads to nationalist Corsica for high-stakes visit

Thousands of Corsican nationalists march ahead of Macron visit

Thousands of Corsican nationalists march ahead of Macron visit

Nationalists gain in Corsica to boost demands for autonomy from Paris

Nationalists gain in Corsica to boost demands for autonomy from Paris

Nationalist gains in Corsica set to pose dilemma for Macron

Nationalist gains in Corsica set to pose dilemma for Macron

Corsica: Why France’s ‘Island of Beauty’ is not the new Catalonia

Corsica: Why France’s ‘Island of Beauty’ is not the new Catalonia

Corsican mobster ‘Tony the Butcher’ gunned down at French airport

Corsican mobster ‘Tony the Butcher’ gunned down at French airport

Corsica airport shooting leaves one man dead and two injured

Corsica airport shooting leaves one man dead and two injured

Nationalists in Corsica demand more freedoms after election gains

Nationalists in Corsica demand more freedoms after election gains

Half of Corsica left without electricity after giant power cut

Half of Corsica left without electricity after giant power cut

Nudist shot in the buttock on Corsican beach

Nudist shot in the buttock on Corsican beach

Huge wildfires rage on Corsica

Huge wildfires rage on Corsica

IN PICTURES: Fires continue to devastate France

IN PICTURES: Fires continue to devastate France

What you need to know about France’s blazing forest fires

What you need to know about France’s blazing forest fires

Corsica’s wild and wandering cows leave beachgoers and authorities in a pickle

Corsica’s wild and wandering cows leave beachgoers and authorities in a pickle

French police hurt in clashes with Corsican nationalists

French police hurt in clashes with Corsican nationalists

Corsica beach clashes: Five men handed jail sentences

Corsica beach clashes: Five men handed jail sentences

Corsica bushfire leaves 500 hectares scorched

Corsica bushfire leaves 500 hectares scorched

How the world is reacting to France’s burqini bans

How the world is reacting to France’s burqini bans

A third French mayor is banning the burqini

A third French mayor is banning the burqini

Tensions high in Corsica after clashes injure five

Tensions high in Corsica after clashes injure five

Corsican militants warn ‘Islamist radicals’ over attacks

Corsican militants warn ‘Islamist radicals’ over attacks

France rejects Corsica’s demands over its language

France rejects Corsica’s demands over its language

Corsican separatists ‘to end 40-year military operations’

Corsican separatists ‘to end 40-year military operations’

Google Translate adds Corsican language option

Google Translate adds Corsican language option

Muslim butcher’s shop hit by machine gun fire in France

Muslim butcher’s shop hit by machine gun fire in France

Hundreds march after protests in Corsica

Hundreds march after protests in Corsica

Corsica protests banned after anti-Arab demos

Corsica protests banned after anti-Arab demos

Fresh protests follow Corsica Koran burning

Fresh protests follow Corsica Koran burning

Corsica protesters trash Muslim prayer room

Corsica protesters trash Muslim prayer room

Corsica latest European area to turn nationalist

Corsica latest European area to turn nationalist

Corsica: From ‘Isle of Beauty’ to ‘Isle of Trash’

Corsica: From ‘Isle of Beauty’ to ‘Isle of Trash’

Fourth hiker found dead after Corsica landslide

Fourth hiker found dead after Corsica landslide

Corsica: The best place in the world to go in 2015

Corsica: The best place in the world to go in 2015

VIDEO: Mass brawl after Corsica flag unfurled

VIDEO: Mass brawl after Corsica flag unfurled

Plane crash in Corsica claims three lives

Plane crash in Corsica claims three lives

Corsican separatists vow to lay down arms

Corsican separatists vow to lay down arms

Corsica OKs crackdown on holiday home buying

Corsica OKs crackdown on holiday home buying

Corsica: French official gunned down after vote

Corsica: French official gunned down after vote

Pirates of the Med: Plush yacht hijacked off France

Pirates of the Med: Plush yacht hijacked off France

French museum guard breaks Napoleon’s chair

French museum guard breaks Napoleon’s chair

Hollande-Gayet ‘love nest’ linked to mafia

Hollande-Gayet ‘love nest’ linked to mafia

France takes on Corsican ‘mafia’ with mass arrests

France takes on Corsican ‘mafia’ with mass arrests

Corsica’s coastline ‘not in danger’ from spill

Corsica’s coastline ‘not in danger’ from spill

Corsica wants crackdown on holiday home market

Corsica wants crackdown on holiday home market

Tour de France 2013: Corsica holds its breath

Tour de France 2013: Corsica holds its breath

Gallery: Iconic sites on the 2013 Tour de France

Gallery: Iconic sites on the 2013 Tour de France

Corsican separatists vow to attack France again

Corsican separatists vow to attack France again

Prisoners peloton to ride Tour de France stage

Prisoners peloton to ride Tour de France stage

Police suspect arson in Corsica nightclub fire

Police suspect arson in Corsica nightclub fire

Mayor gunned down in Europe’s ‘murder capital’

Mayor gunned down in Europe’s ‘murder capital’

Three charged over slaying of Corsica lawyer

Three charged over slaying of Corsica lawyer

‘Some bad people want to kill me, I’m not scared’

‘Some bad people want to kill me, I’m not scared’

Six arrested over slaying of Corsica’s top lawyer

Six arrested over slaying of Corsica’s top lawyer

France’s ‘isle of beauty’ hit by fifth murder

France’s ‘isle of beauty’ hit by fifth murder

Snow and ice puts Paris and south-west on alert

Snow and ice puts Paris and south-west on alert

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Thief helps Paris police snare ‘Corsican gangster’

Matignon grapples with new Corsican murder

Matignon grapples with new Corsican murder

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Corsican teen on trial for killing family

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France vows to regain control of Corsica

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Top Corsican lawyer gunned down by hitman

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German teen electrocuted in freak handstand accident

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Corsican ‘mafia boss’ gunned down

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Sandal-wearing Danish hikers rescued on Corsican mountain

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Holiday family shot dead in Corsica

Third murder attempt on restaurant owner

Third murder attempt on restaurant owner

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Family knife attack delays ferry