Paperback. Pub Date: June. 2010 Pages: 352 Publisher: Rough Guides The Rough Guide to Sardinia is The Ultimate TRAVEL guide to the this Astonishing and...... more
Paperback. Pub Date: June. 2010 Pages: 352 Publisher: Rough Guides The Rough Guide to Sardinia is The Ultimate TRAVEL guide to the this Astonishing and varied Italian ISLAND. Discover Sardinia's highlights from the exceptional seafood Restaurants of Alghero (Italy) to The remarkable prehistoric. Carthaginian and Roman monuments and authentic fishing villages inspired by dozens of photos. Rely on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels. campsites. bars. clubs. shops. restaurants and resorts for all budgets and insider information on the wide array of outdoor pursuits on offer from walking to climbing to diving. The Rough Guide to Sardinia is loaded with practical information and insider tips from the best ways to travel around the island to enjoying superb food and wine. spectacular and melodramatic religious and folk festivals and unwinding on the multitude of unspoilt sa...
Paperback. Pub Date :2011-07-01 Pages: 224 Language: English Publisher: DK Publishing The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Sardinia is your...... more
Paperback. Pub Date :2011-07-01 Pages: 224 Language: English Publisher: DK Publishing The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Sardinia is your indispensible guide to the prize of the Mediterranean. This fully updated guide includes cutaways and floor-plans of all Sardinias major sights. walks. scenic routes and thematic tours. plus street-by-street maps of all its towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions this stunning island has to offer . DKs Eyewitness Travel Guide Sardinia will help you get to the heart of Sardinia; from the beautiful old quarter at Alghero to the fashionable beaches of Costa Smeralda. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels. restaurants and shops for all budgets. whilst comprehensive practical information will help you to get around.DK Eyewitness Travel Gui...
Advantages: Busy town in Northern sardinia, good base Disadvantages: Small airport
...excellent beaches. It can be lively, vibrant and cosmopolitan in the holiday season when there are open markets, bars and restaurants, which cater for most tastes. There are quality hotels and apartments, which complement the traditional tourist amenities, which are transforming Alghero into one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy.
Founded on a peninsula facing the Bay of Alghero early...
Advantages: Lovely beaches, fantastic food Disadvantages: Praying Mantis are on the loose!!! Entertainment all in Italian
...until it had been removed, which took about half an hour!!!
Our week in Sardinia was everything we dreamed of, romantic, hot and interesting with loads of sightseeing, my only regret is that we didn't hire a car to see more of the island, but I was scared of driving in Italy, where they all drive so fast!!
The only bad thing about the hotel Oasis was that all the entertainment was in Italian...
Advantages: Beaches, history, scenery, relaxation Disadvantages: Little nightlife (if that's what you are looking for)
..., and Alghero Lido, which stretches out along the beautiful
beaches, and which has many of the modern hotels. The only downside is that
most of these are open only during the summer season, and Alghero is worth
visiting at any time of the year.
WHERE TO STAY
For self-catering, check out www.algheroflat.com.
We have stayed in two hotels, the Hotel La Margherita, just north of the old