Hotel Ala Birdi Castello
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... water is just the clearest aquamarine and you can see quite clearly to the bottom. We're entering the Smeralda (Emerald) coast.
Wednesday 19 August
The winds were pretty strong during the night so we got up in the middle of it and folded up the bemini which was rattling due to the wind. This gave us the chance to see the night sky which was impressive as well as witnessing another thunderstorm in ...
... and through a very shallow channel between the islands. We didn't expect to see so many boats at anchor including quite a few super yachts/ motor boats.
We enjoyed the swordfish we'd bought a couple of days earlier at the fish market and I must say it was cooked to perfection.
Friday 14 August
Wanting to sleep-in we were awoken by a constant stream of boats / tenders ...
... the sea from the small dock.
Cala Reale is in the central part of the island. In the Northern part you can reach Cala d'Oliva and in the Southern part you can reach Fornelli.
After walking around in Cala Reale we took a bus (the bus runs during the summer to link the 3 main parts of the island) to get to the Northern part of the island. We passed Cala ...
We have continued to explore Sardinia's beaches this week… Spiaggia Quartu San Elena, Spiaggia Castelsardo, Foxi Manna, Spiagga Barisone…all amazing with beautiful scenery, warm water, sandcastles to be built, and gelato to be eaten (Cioccolata for Abby and Fragola for Jackson) . Even when it rains, Jackson and Abby run up and down the long stretches of sand while Matt and I enjoy another Ichnusa, the local ...
... get a little out of control and prepare our antipasti feast on the balcony as the last supper. The sky's big surprise, perhaps a parting gesture commenced at 7.30 pm, because it has been reasonably cloudy since we arrived we had not been afforded this unforgettable experience. Mother Nature gave us a light show that went until 9.30 pm, it is hard to describe the colours as the sun was setting beyond the islands on the horizon ...