SARDINIA is the second largest island in the Mediterranean. It is located south of Corsica and separated from Corsica by the Strait of Bonifacio. The landscape is very similar to that of Corsica — mountainous. The principal towns are Calgari, Sassari and Olbie. The temperature is very similar to that in Italy and Corsica — good all year round Mediterranean climate.

Currency: — Euro ()

Electricity Voltage: 230V European 2 prong round plug.

Telephone Country Code: + 39

Emergency Telephone number: pan-EU Emergency 112 Can be used in all EU Countries and it can be dialled from a locked mobile or a mobile with no sim card.




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Vehicles drive on the RIGHT in SARDINIA

Speed limits Built-up-areas: 31mph (50kmh), outside built-up areas on secondary roads: 55mph (90kmh), main roads 68mph (110kmh), motorways: 80mph (130kmh).

Drink and driving: Blood alcohol limit is 80 mg.

It is compulsory to use vehicle lights half an hour after sunset until half an hour before sunrise

On three-lane roads, the middle lane is reserved for overtaking.

No full beam lights allowed in built-up areas.

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