Porto Istana Hotel

Olbia, Sardinia, Italy | Hotel
 

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A busy week in Sardinia

A travel blog entry by olsonfamily

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... us all soaking wet!

The next day we set off for Maddalena Archipelago, a Unesco World Heritage site consisting of 7 islands on the north coast of Sardinia. We wanted to spend more than a day there, so we locked up our villa in Tertenia and booked an apartment for 2 nights in the town of La Maddalena, on the island of the same name. Yet another driving adventure, we traveled 4 hours north through a string of quaint ...

The Spanish Flu comes to Sardinia

A travel blog entry by vazzhobspainit

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... Arancia and checked out the fishing boats then stopped for a swim in the beautiful ocean – amazing – not many people, it is great having a car (bus) to get around in. Last night we had a speccy dinner – table in the main square with the fountain providing ambiance. Guido and I visited another winery today in the little wine town of Monti – more lovely ...

Day seven, on which...

A travel blog entry by bzmot

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1. I get my water start with the kite and start enjoying it...but they change up my instructor for a scary, hunky, grumpy German Swiss woman who won't take no for an answer! 2. I mail a postcard to a friend in France with just his name in the address field. Lets see if it gets there! Just ...

Day six, on which...

A travel blog entry by bzmot

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... sunburn on a small part of my leg. 4. I got some excellent "myrto" (blueberry liqueur) in a local supermarket and a free dessert at dinner (which some waiter put on my plate by mistake and before he realized it... Well you get the picture!) 5. I got into a nice talk with hotel manager about how difficult Sardinia and the locals can be. PS He's from Milan ;) 6. I go ...

Day five, on which...

A travel blog entry by bzmot

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... and discover that the Italian Radio Maria has actually just prayers and religious music, much unlike its Polish namesake. Strange... 4. I realize that the Italian speed bumps are mere suggestions than hindrances to the unrestricted freedom of Italian drivers - some of them so low you could actually drive over them at 80-90kph and still barely notice. 5. I brush my car against two guys cutting me off on a scooter in ...

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