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Sardinia for lunch: Exploring the Tyrrhenian Islands by boat

Posted On: 20 Nov 2019   |   Posted By: Motor Boat & Yachting

Sardinia for lunch: Exploring the Tyrrhenian Islands by boat

A leisurely meander around the the Tyrrhenian Islands fortuitously concludes with a fishy feast for Gilbert and Maire Park All photos: Gilbert Park Originally my wife, Maire, and I had planned to cruise our Nimbus 365 , Let ' s Go , from its home berth in the South of France to Corsica but since our friends Janet and David had a holiday booked in Sardinia we decided to extend it to take in both Tyrrhenian Islands.
We had been to Sardinia before in a previous boat and loved every minute of it and now we had the perfect excuse to revisit it. The plan was to meet our friends near Olbia and take them to a fabulous restaurant for lunch on the island of Tavolara a few miles further south. It was a long way to go for lunch but every good cruise deserves a rewarding destination!
It had all looked so easy on paper but inevitably when May came and we wanted to leave our base in Aigues Mortes to cross the Gulf of Lyon - the windiest place in the Mediterranean - the area experienced its longest period...

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