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... Sardinian flag, then running down as quick as our legs will take us to the crystal clear water.
... you can't resort to your mother tongue, but it's also rewarding as I've been forced to pick up some language, I've met interesting people, and I'm obviously not in a touristy area. That is the difference between being a tourist and traveller I suppose. The reward was a glass of chilled Pinot Grigio in the village square in the fading golden sunlight of the early Sardinian evening. Worth all the angst I'd ...
... baths, roads, houses an shops are all here.
Dominating the site is a Nuragic tower. These are everywhere along the Sardinian coast are the monumental symbols of the island. These nuraghe are supposedly a mystery as to their function and the origins of the people who built them. There are 7000 of these towers still visible some as high as 20metres.
... and Villasor. I am not sure who was more pleased to see who - we were there only customers and they were our only accommodation hope for the night!!!
The wife, mother & co-owner was also the hostess and chef for the night. She spoke very little to no English and we of course did not have our Italian up to scratch... having said that we did manage to communicate quite well and she told us dinner would be ready at 8.30 - we had no idea what we were going to be served - this ...
Some man got out of his car and shone his torch on me. When I began to retrace my steps he slowly he drove slowly past, then stopped ahead, getting out of his car and shining his torch on the nuraghi.
I crossed the road so I would not have to pass him.
I stayed in the dark and all was well.
Back at the hotel I sat on the verandah drinking Nastro Azzuro beer.
I reflected on how I would love to live in Sardinia.
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