City of Cagliari
Cagliari, Sardinia's largest city and home to much of the commercial and tourist activity on the island. It is the southern gateway to Sardinia in the Mediterranean. It has an interesting old town, the Castello, a great beach, Poetto, and a shopping and entertainment center around the harbor and the Marina neighborhood, with shops, bars, cafes and lots of entertainment. It is an easy city to navigate on foot, where you can lose yourself in the narrow streets that shape the old town, located in the upper part of the city and surrounded by fortifications. Cagliari's origins date back to the time of the Phoenicians in the beginning of the last millennium.