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Spiaggia Torre del Porticciolo

Torre del porticciolo - Alghero, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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Ranked #8 of 33 Attractions in Alghero
Type: Beaches
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Worth every penny. One of the best sights in Sardinia. The 600+ steps are not too bad and if you get there when there is no boat trip arriving it is much quieter. The tours are guided every hour but a good time to arrive is just after a tour has started. you can the stroll through the grotto catching... More

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Meppershall, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

The climb up to the tower is well worth it. We didn't swim in the sea there because it was full of seaweed.

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Drogheda, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

It is great to visit the many towers around the old town of Alghero and some of them are open (one as a bookstore/information desk and another hosts shows of some sort.) The towers themselves are good landmarks also just in case you can't remember where you are just keep in mind where the towers are and you wont go... More

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Vila Seca, Spain
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157 reviews 157 reviews
30 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

It's quite difficult to descend to this beach because it doesn't exist a normal way. It has a nice cliff to walk in... But I strongly recommend to go there. A nice view surrounded by weathered granite walls.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

We went here early evening and watched a sunset across the cove. Fantastic views on the ridges over the coastline and a very rugged feel. Early evening was quiet and the sea was still warm for a swim. The cove was choppy when we went but still swimmable.

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