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La Maddalena

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La Maddalena is in Sardinia of Italy.

Understand

La Maddalena is the main town and main island of the La Maddalena Arcepaggio

History

Served as a statigic military post for most of Europes recorded history, due to its easy access to shipping lanes. Once bombarded by a young Napolian.

Landscape

A product of India slamming in to Asia and Europe millions of years ago, these islands are mainly jagged rock that form steep cliffs and high peaks with amazing views all around. Along with pristine beaches, one in particular so secluded because of its pink sand. Tourist would bottle up the sand and over years its began to disappear, so the local government marked to off limits, only to be seen from a boat.

Flora and fauna

Climate

Cold windy winters. Amazing Fall, Spring and warm Summers

Get in

Better to rent a house for 2 weeks. Not many hotels. Withe the Sardianian President restricting any building within 1.5 miles from the beach, most of La Maddalena is how it has been for many centuries.

Fees/Permits

Get around

Unless your a good uphill walker, small car is best.

See

Everything. The main island takes about 30 min to drive around.

Do

Rent a privat sailboat w/ a captain. The local captains know of the best spots, and they usually cook for you too.

Buy

Most of the shops are expensive. The African Immergrants have vending usually in the piazzas. They are lower priced, and usually unique.

Eat

Anywhere along the water

Drink

Club Natica, Re Artu, and Bar 54

Sleep

Lodging

Camping

Backcountry

Stay safe

Get out


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