Travel Blogs from Calasetta
... of the city. After finding the flamingos we headed to the town of Cagliari. We went to the top of the town and saw panoramic views of the city especially from the top of bastion saint remy. We the cathedral Santa Maria from the outside since it was closed which had a beautiful mosaic above the door. We wandered around for a while before heading back to spend the rest of the evening on the ...
... was funny sometimes (a little bit) but it also made for very stressful driving.
We left just in time as a cold wind was blowing there yesterday and we had certainly been lucky with the weather. We loved Montenegro so much we hope to go back one day.
We're both a bit sick with colds today so we're happier to have the slower pace in Sardinia. We had to fly to Rome to catch the flight to Sardinia. We arrived around ...
Calasetta proved to be a very frustrating anchorage. When we first arrived I had snorkled out to have a look at the anchor to make sure it was well dug in and I was very surprised to see not only was it supposedly so well dug in it had disappeared into the mud completely along with at least 10 metres of chain. This looked great until the next day when we found ourselves slowly moving ...
... line especially at the Capes a lot of the area in from the coast is marshy with salt pans.
We spent a reasonable night there with minimum rolling and then we were off to track down Matador. We had great sail with a following wind but by the time we reached the bay they were in it was over 20kts and blowing straight into the anchorage. We called them on the radio and Stu ...
... a tourist book on Cagliari (written in Italian; he said to improve my speaking skills). Furthermore, as I was opening it up to look through it, the 5 euros I had given him the day before fell out. How did he know he'd find us on the streets? ..It was just a strange weekend. Anyways, the trip back was pretty uneventful other than Julia spilling her espresso on the floor in the airport. We arrived back to Barcelona and spent the rest of the day ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed