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Alghero townon Sardinia, Italy

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The medieval town with many towers and forts, magnificent caves with underground lakes and pristine beaches.
Alghero town, Sardinia
Alghero is a beautiful resort in a medieval style, where you can find ancient buildings, that were guarded the city from enemies, majestic churches and cathedrals, clean beaches, underground lakes, ideal for scuba diving and much more.

Start tour of Alghero you need from the old city, where the beautiful Cathedral of St. Mary, Church of St. Michele, and many houses, made in a traditional Sardinian style.

For fans of extreme sports there are plenty of places where you can go diving, stroll through the caves among the stalactites and stalagmites, dip in the underground lake.
 
After a walk through the city is the time to go to the beach. The most beautiful beach of the town is in the shape of a heart and is called Burantin. It is a popular place for all honeymooners and loving couples.

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#12Visit the witch's house on SardiniaVisit the witch's houseMargaret Cain

Look into the tomb hewn in the rock, where, according to the legends live little fairies or clumsy witches.

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#19Buy jewels of red coral on SardiniaBuy jewels of red coralCherry

In Alghero, Coral Riviera of the island, you can buy a beautiful jewel of real red coral, that is appreciated worldwide.

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Location: Province of Sassari

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