Alghero is an unforgettable historical city in north-west Sardinia. In the evening tourists can have a dinner in one of the many fish restaurants by the ancient ramparts, watching the sun going down behind the unmistakable silhouette of Capo Caccia.
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