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Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)

Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)

Characteristics

Description

Mortorio island, near Cala di Volpe, is a privately-owned uninhabited. It is part of the Archipelago of La Maddalena.

Naked island surrounded by rocks, emerged and submerged. It offers 3 bays frequented in summer.

Many birds nest on the island, would safeguard by the institution of the International Park of the Strait of Bonifacio, which the island belongs.

Be careful if you want to anchorare the night, no need to be sensitive to the cries of birds that become awesome!

history


In the eighteenth century, they found human remains from a naval battle between the inhabitants of Pisa and those of Gene to obtain the domination of N Sardinia.





18/09/2012
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Joëlle
Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)
Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)
18/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
L'île de Mortorio, à proximité de La Cala di Volpe, est une propriété privée inhabitée. Elle fait partie de l'Archipel de la Maddalena.

Île nue et découpée entourée de roches émergées et immergées. Elle offre 3 criques très fréquentées en été.

De nombreux oiseaux nichent sur l'ile, protégés par l'institution du parc international des Bouches de Bonifacio, dont l'île fait partie.

Attention si vous comptez rester à l'ancre la nuit, il ne faut pas être sensible aux cris d'oiseaux qui deviennent alors impressionnant!


Histoire


Au XVIII ème siècle, on y trouva des restes humains provenant d'une bataille navale entre les habitants de Pise et ceux de Gène, afin d'obtenir la domination du N de la Sardaigne.


18/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)
Isola di Mortorio (Sardegna)
18/09/2012
Update
Joëlle
L'isola di Mortorio, vicino a La Cala di Volpe, è una proprietà privata disabitata. Fa parte dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena.

Isola nuda circondata da rocce, emersa e sommersa. Offre 3 baie estiva.

Numerosi uccelli nidificano sull'isola, salvaguardi dall'istituzione del parco Internazionale delle Bocche di Bonifacio, del quale l'isola fa parte.

Attenzione se volete anchorare la note, non bisogno essere sensibile ai gridi degli ucelli che diventano alora impressionante!


Storia

Nel XVIII secolo, hanno trovato resti umani di una battaglia navale tra gli abitanti di Pisa e quelli del gene per ottenere il dominio di N della Sardegna.

17/09/2012
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