Porto Cervo is the original town and commercial center of Costa Smeralda. is built inside a natural harbor well protected from the weather. Porto Cervo is one of the best equipped marinas in the Mediterranean Sea.
Sardinia is the second-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea (after Sicily). The area of Sardinia is 24,090 square kilometres (9,301 sq mi). The island is surrounded (clockwise from north) by the French island of Corsica, the Italian Peninsula, Tunisia and the Balearic Islands. Sardinia is a constitutional part of Italy, with a special statute of regional autonomy under the Italian Constitution. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sardinia