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Cyrano

A cool independent bookshop doubling as a cafe and cultural centre. Most books are in Italian, but in summer it stocks a small range of English-language titles. Books apart, it's a lovely spot to hang out over a cof…
Jewellery in Alghero

Agostino Marogna

Coral has long been harvested in the waters off the Alghero coast (the aptly named Riviera del Corallo) and transformed into jewellery. Agostino Marogna is one of Alghero's finest coral shops, selling a dazzling ran…
Arts & Crafts in Alghero

l'altra isola

If you're looking for a souvenir, this well-stocked showroom specialises in traditional Sardinian craftwork. You'll find everything from rugs and handwoven linens to wicker baskets, painted ceramics, jewellery and p…
Food & Drinks in Alghero

Enodolciaria

A local landmark near the entrance to the centro storico, this foodie shop is a gourmet's treat, selling everything from local liqueurs and island wines to olive oils, honeys and packets of fregola (small couscous-l…
Shoes in Alghero

Calzoleria Naitana

This is one of the oldest shops in the centro storico. It has been selling its own handmade leather belts and sandals since 1945 and still today the smell of freshly cut leather permeates its cluttered interior. Ban…
Homewares in Alghero

Bizarre

With brightly coloured ceramic dishes, jaunty linens, silver teapots and leather stools strewn artfully around a vaulted stone space, Bizarre is a good-looking shop. Opened in July 2016, it specialises in Moroccan a…
Vintage in Alghero

Frida

Give free rein to your nostalgia amid the throwback fashions and vintage accessories on display at Frida. From chic sunglasses and denim jackets to artisanal silver rings, waistcoats, even classic cereal tins, there…
Fashion & Accessories in Alghero

Boutique Marras

Antonio Marras is Alghero’s most famous fashion designer – he has worked as artistic director for Kenzo and is the stylist behind the I'm Isola Marras line. His designs are among the stylish garments on sale at this…
Fashion & Accessories in Alghero

Tensione In

This light-filled boutique on the centre's main shopping drag carries the women's line of ready-to-wear Florentine label Tensione In. Styles change seasonally, but expect loose-fitting designs in toned-down earth co…
Fashion & Accessories in Alghero

Laboratorio Artigiano Maria Teresa Tangianu

A bastion of authenticity amid the tourist shops in the centro storico, this place sells genuine handcrafted leatherware. Items range from sober satchels in shades of brown to pink jackets, multi-pocketed money belt…