Sardinia is a safe island, but use common sense.

  • Stash away your valuables and lock hire cars.
  • In case of theft or loss, report the incident at the questura (municipal police station) within 24 hours and ask for a statement, otherwise your travel-insurance company won’t pay up.

Government Travel Advice

The following government websites offer up-to-date travel advisories:

  • Australian Department of Foreign Affairs (www.smarttraveller.gov.au)
  • British Foreign Office (www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice)
  • Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs (http://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety)
  • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (www.safetravel.govt.nz)
  • US State Department (http://travel.state.gov)