Places to eat (and buy food), meet and greet
Cargèse is a very picturesque village which livens up in the summer months boasting a number of restaurants which will provide you with a very good meal for 10-30 Euro for a main course. The SOLAS Summer School has had a number of regular haunts which act as the main evening venue for socialising including the BDA, or 'bar des amis', and the Chantilly.
For self-catering there is also a supermarket, a butchers and a bakers, with opening times of 8am - 8pm.
There is a bank (BUT NO bureau de change facility), a post office, a launderette and a pharmacist, however, you will need to be aware that the opening times are variable over the week.
Other local information
Language spoken: French
Climate: Mediterranean. The weather is at hottest in August, with temperatures often between 25-35°C (80-90°F)
For more information, see the Cargèse website or the Lonely Planet Guide to Corsica.
- last update September 2017 -