eBook The Rough Guide to Sardinia, 1st Edition

  • Robert Andrews
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  • ISBN-10: 1409330265
  • ISBN-13: 9781409330264
  • DDC: 914.590493
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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The full color Rough Guide to Sardinia is the ultimate travel guide to one of the Mediterranean's most fascinating islands. Discover Sardinia's highlights with stunning photography, color-coded maps, and more listings and information than ever before. You'll find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Sardinia, from museums and archaeological sites to mountain hikes and beaches, as well as up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, and restaurants for all budgets. The guidebook covers, at length, the major festivals, explores Sardinia's checkered history and rich archaeology, and features lesser-known aspects of the island, such as its industrial heritage, literature, handicrafts, culinary quirks, and trekking opportunities. Packed with practical advice, suggested itineraries, and "top 5" sidebars, The Rough Guide to Sardinia will help you make the most of your time on this stunning island.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Introduction to Sardinia.
1: Where to Go.
2: When to Go.
3: things not to Miss.
4: Itineraries.
5: Basics.
6: Getting there.
7: Getting Around.
8: Accommodation.
9: Food and Drink.
10: The Media.
11: Festivals.
12: Culture and Etiquette.
13: Sports and Outdoor Activities.
14: Shopping.
15: Travelling with Children.
16: Travel Essentials.
17: The Guide.
18: Cágliari.
19: The Southwest.
20: Campidano, La Marmilla and Sarrabus.
21: Oristano and Around.
22: Alghero and the Northwest Coast.
23: Sássari and Around.
24: Gallura.
25: Nuoro and Ogliastra.
26: Contexts.
27: History.
28: Sardinian Wildlife.
29: Books.
30: Italian.
Small Print and Index.
Small Print.
About the Author.
Map symbols.