ALGHERO OLBIA


5 May 2017
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Friday
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206 km
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ALGHERO

An ancient seaside Catalan village of prehistoric origin, this is a famous tourist resort in the south-west of the Sassari province. Its position in a beautiful natural harbour, its walls and pictoresque streets make it the pearl of the Coral Riviera.

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GALLERY

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Torre di Sulis - Alghero

FOOD

Capunara (seafood appetizer), bottarga (grey mullet eggs), favata (broad bean soup), sea urchin spaghetti, Alghero-style aubergines, peuxtus (lamb feet with spicy sauce), Catalan-style lobster, papassinos (raisin cookies).

WINE

DOC Alghero (white, red, rosé), Vermentino (white), Cannonau (red).

MAIN SIGHTS

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Immacolata (16th century), Alguer Vella (the old town), Porto Conte Regional Park, the marine protected area of Capo Caccia-Isola Piana, the Anghelu Ruju necropolis.

HISTORY

Population: 44,000

Foundation: 11th century

Ancient name: Alguerius / L’Alguer

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