A Domo Mia
Travel Blogs from Castelsardo
... watch the sunsets and the beaches had white sand that was as fine as silt!
But it was an early rise the next morning to head off for some coffee and to see the Old Walled City of Alghero!
Little bit of history, the last colony to have control over Alghero before it was added to the Italian state system was actually Catalunya. So the history of the Aragón and Catalunyan empire still has its effects it the old city where the majority of the ...
... most wondrous stalactites and stalagmites. The sea-level caves include a 100m long salt-water lake: the world’s largest. Unfortunately the guide is bored and indifferent, and we struggle to follow her heavily accented English: the Germans and French cannot possibly understand anything at all. After staggering back up the steps we head north to the very sleepy but pretty fishing village of Stintino to find lunch - and then to look for ...
As an italian american and a lover of the 1979 movie the Black Stallion it was an obvious choice that I was drawn to the italian island of Sardinia for my final excursion before heading back to alaska. That and the fact that my lady booked and planned the whole trip out.
Ironically the longest part of the trip was getting to the airport, ...
... We boarded it, but the driver didn't speak English. I did my best to ask for two tickets in Italian and off we went, crossing our fingers that we would get off at the correct stop. You would think that a bus driver bringing in tourists from the airport would announce the name of the stops or that there would be signs....but their wasn't. I tried to count the stops in my head, but we got off at the wrong stop anyway.
There we were, on the side of the ...
We flew from Frankfurt to Alghero Sardinia on Ryanair. This was our first time on this airline. If you follow all their rules and keep your luggage to a minimum it will save you lots of money.
We spent the first night in Alghero - a beautiful walled town. The next day we drove out to Cap Caccia to see Neptune's Grotto. ...
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