Located between Calvi and St. Florent, in the valley Ostriconi, Lama is a former village corsica authenticity remarkably preserved.
The first houses were built on a rocky ridge at the foot of a watchtower. Two architectural styles coexist harmoniously: one large and beautiful mansions Tuscan-inspired 18th century, on the other hand, the medieval old town with its small houses with roof terraces glued to each other.
Flowers and plants are installed in many pots, niches carved in the rocks, masonry walls. The terraces shaded by vine arbors discover by browsing the many village streets.
EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS
The Lama Film Festival in early August:
Balagne in the center of a circle passing through Calvi, Bastia and Corte, the medieval village of Lama, whose tall houses seem built into the mountain, overlooking the delta Ostriconi and its beautiful beach.
Each summer, three screens lit there at night and film creeps in the alleys, complete with scents of the scrub nearby. Sessions are held simultaneously every evening from 21:30 on three sites, one entirely devoted to young audiences, with programming and a special reception.
During the day from 10.30, the ballroom of the hall, "Casa di Lama" located in movie theaters, welcomes the audience the most frequent. The "Chronicles village" of Lama interview since 1994 the report of cinema in rural areas.