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Cagliari
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
It is one of 15 Italian metropolitan city, whose metropolitan area (including the towns conurbation of Cagliari, Monserrato, Selangor, Quarryville, Quartu S. Elena, Capoterra, Elmas, and Assemini Sestu) exceeds 370,000 inhabitants, with 486,000 that become 'conurbation widespread.
The city of Cagliari is the university and the archbishop. City from ancient history, is the administrative town of the island as it was, under the name of Caralis, the provincial capital of Corsica et Sardinia during the Roman period and later capital of the Kingdom of Sardinia from 1324 to 1861. Its port is classified as "international"because of its importance in the national and international duties in commercial, industrial, tourist and service for passengers.
The city of Cagliari is situated in the south of Sardinia. It is located on the Gulf of the Angels and spread around the Sella del Diavolo, bordered to the east by the chain of the Seven Brothers, with the mountains to the west and north of the plain Capoterra Campidano. Has in common with Rome, Lisbon and Istanbul being built on seven hills identify as many parts of town: Castle, Tuvu Mannu, Tuvixeddu, Monte Claro, Monte Urpinu Bonaria Colle, Colle di San Michele.
The city is typically Mediterranean climate with mild winters and summers hot and dry. The extreme values in summer sometimes slightly exceed 40 ° C (sometimes with a moisture content), while the winter, only under specific conditions and rare drop slightly below freezing. Slightly more continental climate of the plains of Campidano as evidenced by surveys of Decimomannu Weather Station.

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9340 W: 132 N: 17993] (116981)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2011-04-06
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-04-15 0:26
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