Chapelle de l’Immaculée Conception
Don’t miss the baroque Chapelle de l’Immaculée Conception, with its elaborately painted barrel-vaulted ceiling; it briefly served as the...
Église St-Jean Baptiste
This dramatic twin-towered church rises majestically above the Vieux Port waterfront. Viewed from the Citadelle above, it makes for one...
The Chapelle St-Roch is known for its 18th-century organ and trompe l’œil roof.
Tucked down a back alley between place de l’Hôtel de Ville and the Vieux Port, this is a superb spot to sample traditional mountain...
Terra Vecchia information
A spiderweb of narrow lanes, Terra Vecchia is Bastia’s heart and soul. Shady place de l’Hôtel de Ville hosts a lively morning market on Saturday and Sunday. One block west, baroque Chapelle de l’Immaculée Conception , with its elaborately painted barrel-vaulted ceiling, briefly served as the seat of the short-lived Anglo-Corsican parliament in 1795. Further north is Chapelle St-Roch , with an 18th-century organ and trompe l’œil roof.