Day 1. 1st June : Arrival airport will be Alghero on the North West coast of Sardinia
We may do 2 pick up times depending on different arrival times. We are only 20 minute from our Hotel in Alghero ….Hotel Catalunya & so it will be a short & easy run.
settle into our accommodation & prepare for our first evening dinner. Meet the group & the Tutor Caleb Stone. Here we can start to enjoy our adventure & discuss what we would like to get out of the workshop.
In no particular order we will be covering the following locations for our painting days.
Day 2. Alghero Port & its coastline, the Old town with narrow cobbled strees & alleyways.
Day 3. A 50 minute drive to the Old Town of Bosa . Known as the most beautiful Village in Italy with river Temo running through reflecting the town & the Ponte Vecchio . Up in the hill above a castle ruin of Castello Malaspina . A beautiful view to capture in your choice of medium.
Day 4. Porto Conte. A quite natural waterfront conservation area . Rocky coastline with views of hills & old Saracen tower. Via Gloiosa.
Day 5. Ponte Romano. Old Roman Bridge running across the Stagno del Calich. This may be a half day.
Day 6. Free day to explore Alghero & it beautiful old cobbled streets with endless shops, caffes & Ice cream parlours…… We will meet up in the evening for our group dinner ( lunch on your own)
Day 7. Stintino (La Pelosa ) 1hh trip to the very far tip of Sardinia on the NW with views of the Isola Piana & Sarecen tower. Beautiful white sand beaches & crystal clear water, so bring your bathing suits for a dip .
Day 8. We travel about 40 minutes inland toward Sassari to the SS. Holy Trinity of Sarccagia. A Romanesque Church built of Basalt & Limestone in 1116 on the site of a former Monastery. within the grounds of this Ruin there is a bar Caffe with WC.
Day 9. Spiaggia del Lazzaretto or Caletta Est Lazzaretto. Quite beach with Cove & Rocky coastline.
Day 10. Some of the locations above may need a second visit so we are keeping day 10 just for that reason & then time in the afternoon to have our show & tell critique.
Day 11. 11th June Depart for Alghero Airport.