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Our last sea day today has been spent with finalizing our excursions for our last few ports of call, competing in my last slot tournament at the casino (and no, yesterday's luck is just that...yesterday's luck), and the last jackpot bingo of the cruise...and no to that as well. Another formal night, one of the last, so as requested...a photo of us in our "not so fine"-ery. It's now time to start thinking about such things as packing ...
... It was another quaint town and it's interesting to see the girls who work in shops wearing white pinafores. I don't think that would catch on with our checkout chicks - or blokes for that matter.
Oristano was one of the major cities we passed on the way and we had a quick stop at the nearby Marina di Torres Grande but when it comes to grand(e), it was hard to top some of the towns further north.
Towards the end of the day ...
... Sardinian flag, then running down as quick as our legs will take us to the crystal clear water.
The bus from Alghero to Bosa took us through some spectacular coastal scenery, which reminded us of the West coast of Ireland - although here in Sardinia you can actually see the views... When we were in Ireland the views were mostly obscured by thick fog and heavy rain! The steep walk up to the castle, through groves of olives and prickly pears, afforded ...
2006 has been a complete contrast to 2005. We decided not to set ourselves any specific goals or timetables with the emphasis on relaxed cruising with short day sails. As a consequence we only covered approximately 1200nM and spent a lot more time exploring the places we visited. There were only 3 passages greater than 50nM - the crossings from mainland Spain to Ibiza, Ibiza to Mallorca and finally from Menorca to Sardinia. This latter crossing ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking