Travel Blogs from Costa Rei
... walked past a University (can I transfer to this island please?) and then my favorite part was an open piazza like area and the triunphal arch at the end. My favorite thing was that you could see all around and the arch was so elegant and well preserved compared to some of the stonework in Rome. Granted its probably a lot newer but it was very pretty. You could see the Duomo and that part kind of reminded me of the pictures of Santorini in Greece (minus the blue roof). ...
Today we arrived in Cagliari, Sardinia. We had imagined Sardinia to be pretty picturesque... In short, it's not or at least not in Cagliari. Basically Cagliari is a port with a town attached, it's dirty and ran down but not in a charming rustic way. The weather was very windy and warm but cloudy which is better than it has been lately! First stop was finding the l fenicotteri (aka the ...
We arrived a little before 1:00 p.m. today. This is the first time the World has been to Cagliari and we were greeted by musicians and dancing along with a tasting of local drinks such as Mirto a strong sweet red wine and limoncello. We walked straight uphill into the old town called the Castello surrounded by walls still today. We walked to the top and entered thru the gate near the Archeological Museum and then walked down the narrow streets to Via Santa ...
We all have a sleepin and Rory very kindly has given me his cold and I don't feel a hundred percent and skip brekkie. We can have a relaxing day today but we have to get packed and bags sorted as we have an early start in the morning our last day:-( as we are visiting Monserrat and then an airport transfer and we need to be ready to go by ...
This morning, after some breakfast ice cream we headed south, destination Cagliari. The drive was smooth, scenic, and filled with grazing sheep. I used some leftover points to get us a room at a Holiday Inn close to the airport.
We didn't research Cagliari too much, but it seems like a decent city. The food is alright, the old town is pretty, and the vibe is laid back. ...
Other places to stay in Costa Rei
Via Icnusa, 25, Costa Rei | 3 star hotelfrom $213
Strada Panoramica Villasimius, Costa Rei | 4 star hotelfrom $212
Via Cristoforo Colombo, Costa Rei | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Via Enrico Berlinguer, 2, 67030, Costa Rei | 2 star hotelfrom $45