In Alghero, Coral Riviera of the island, you can buy a beautiful jewel of real red coral, that is appreciated worldwide.
The town of Alghero some people called "Coral Riviera", it is here extended mining of corals and their price is very high. Corals do not lose in the price and their cost is growing every year, so it's not only beautiful decoration but also a profitable investment.
Across the city are hundreds of shops where you can buy these corals at a bargain price. Most often it is a cheap knockoff, they can even dye the skin in the heat. So do not be stingy and buy a more expensive corals.
Where to do?
The medieval town with many towers and forts, magnificent caves with underground lakes and pristine beaches.14
Location: Province of Sassari
3-4 grams cost about €5. Beads 25 cm cost about €5,000.
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After a delicious and hearty first course order a dessert seadas. It is an oily pie with sour cheese inside, that has very unique taste.5
Try liquor Filu 'e ferru
Earlier this liquor was prepared in secret, marking the place where you can buy it with a fishing line, but now you can buy this drink in all Sardinia.3
Try cheese pecorino
Pecorino is made from milk of sheep, that grown only in Sardinia, and from it people make the famous cheese Casu Marzu with live larvae. 2011
Hunt for sea urchins
Arrange a real hunt for sea urchins, and after it have a little picnic on the coast with wine, bread and caviar urchins.30
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