When: June is the best time to explore the Mediterranean
Where: The Italian island of Sardinia
Happenings: Mining relics & unspoilt peace
– Stunning Costa Verde was a major mining centre for 5000 years – from the Phoenicians to the 1960’s.
– Visit archaeological wonders left behind by the mining communities.
– Tough planning laws prevent large tourist developments. The Costa Verde retains its unspoilt charm.
– Find peace and quiet on long sandy stretches of coastline – not for nothing is the Costa Verde dubbed ‘the silent coast’.
Site dedicated to information on the beautiful island.
Islands of Sardinia
introduction to the history and highlights, crafts and food of Sardinia