Mafia Beaches of Corsica

Corsica's bloody history stretches back to the 19th century when it was dominated by clans and rules of vendetta which compelled people to seek deadly revenge whenever a family honor was insulted. Between 1821 and 1852 there were 4300 murders perpetrated on the island. In the 1960s. The corsican mafia was a key part of the so called french connection, a processing chain that shipped industrial quantities of heroin to the US Marseille

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