Portixeddu beach

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Spiaggia di Portixeddu

Southwestern Sardinia

About 2km north of Buggerru, Spiaggia di Portixeddu is one of the best beaches in the area. A gloriously unspoilt strip of sand backed by swathes of rolling olive-green macchia, it extends for 3km up to the Rio Mannu, the river marking the end of the Iglesiente coast.

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