Holidays to Sardinia

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  • Alghero
  • Alghero - what to do in Alghero
  • Alghero beaches
  • Alghero - Porticciolo camp
  • Mugoni beach and Porto Conte bay
  • Porto Ferro beach
  • Cape Caccia lighthouse
  • Castelsardo
  • Castelsardo pictures
  • Stintino La Pelosa beach
  • Stintino Le Saline beach
  • Costa Paradiso village
  • Oristano
  • Sinis peninsula
  • Costa Verde beach
  • Costa Verde and surrounding
  • Pan Di Zucchero islet
  • Bosa - charming town on west coast
  • Costa del Sud
  • Cagliari old town
  • Cagliari - Poetto beach
  • Villasimius and Capo Carbonara
  • Solanas beach near Villasimius
  • Costa Rei 8 km long beach
  • Cala Gonone hotels
  • Golfo di Orosei - Orosei Gulf
  • Orgosolo Murales
  • Laconi - castle and park of Aymerich
  • Marina di Gairo - colored beaches
  • San Teodoro Costa Smeralda
  • Capo d' Orso Rock of Bear
  • Capo Testa
  • Porto Cervo - Luxury
  • Losa Nuraghe Abbasanta
  • Fordongianus - spa therme
  • Barumini Su Nuraxi
  • Travel to Italy
  • Sicily
  • Pompeii
  • Amalfi Coast
  • Venice
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    Sardinia is a small but very varied Island; the scenery of its beaches is colorful almost everywhere you go. One of choises to enjoy on beaches and inland places is to create an itinerary for 7 to 14 days staying for 3 or 4 days at a time in Sardinia hotels

    Take a look to the Pictures from Alghero - Sardinia

    Spend some time on the Costa Smeralda, move to Alghero, famous Stintino or explore nuraghe arround Sassari. If you have enough of time then enjoy a visit in the bustling centre of Cagliari.

     

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    What to do in Alghero

    Alghero - city wall

    Where is Alghero located in Sardinia Island

     

    Alghero is situated along a wide coast on the north - western side of Sardinia. It is a lively townn with historical centre, streets and squares. The name of the town Alghero derive form Italian word alga which mean seaweeds. The town was from 14 century under the Spain domination.

    The settlement of a Catalan colony and the long Spanish domination explain the strong influences in the local dialect and also in architecture of old centre.

    Alghero - City citadel - SardiniaAlghero historical town

    During the summer holidays Alghero and its surroundings is perfect place for accommodation in camps, hotels or villas. If you are staying in or around Alghero then the bicycle is good choise for visiting the old centre of Alghero. You can choose the car, but in the evening when the temperature are endurable for walking through the streets, the park places before old centre fortress are pretty full. Alghero’s old quarter with restaurants, boutiques and bars, attracts many visitors. The historical centre "Centro Storico" is of course must see place. Here you can explore narrow streets with Catalan and Arogonese buildings, have a drink on a lively square or stroll along the fortified wals and enjy view on Capo Caccia.

    Alghero - beaches Sardinia

    From Alghero to the Capo Caccia

    The coastal road from Alghero to the north lead us near famous beaches to the natural harbour Porto Conte. On the most north side stay Capo Caccia - more than 200 meters high cliff with lighthouse at the top and famous Nettuno cave

     

     

     

    Capo Caccia SardiniaStay in Sardinia:

    Sardinia is a small but very varied Island; the scenery of its beaches is colorful almost everywhere you go. One of choises to enjoy on beaches and inland places is to create an itinerary for 7 to 14 days staying for 3 or 4 days at a time in Sardinia hotels

    The coast and especial the beaches around Alghero are things that really worth a visit. There are some must see poitns like fascinating Stintino beaches with Spiaggia della Pelosa and long white beach Spiaggia delle Saline, Porto Torres with Spiaggia Platamona, Castelsardo, Capo Caccia, ..