The Coa 'e Cuaddus beach (here photographed off season) is one of largest beaches in Sant'Antioco Island. The name, which means "tail of a horse" in sardinian language, can be spelled in different ways: coaquaddus, coacuaddus, coaqquaddus, coa cuaddus, coecuaddus, coequaddus et cetera.
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