Panoramic view of the town of Carbonia (population: about 29,000) taken from the top of an hill (280 meters) called Monte Leone, easily reacheble by foot. One can see the large islands of Sant'Antioco and San Pietro (Carloforte) and the Portovesme Power Plant and Wind Farm.
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