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The romanesque Church of San Simplicio in Olbia Tags: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit 0 Comments

The romanesque Church of San Simplicio in Olbia

With half an hour drive from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , 18 kilometers far, you arrive to t he Church of San Simplicio in Olbia , in the center of the city, is the oldest and most...

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Castelsardo: the most beautiful borough in Italy Tags: museum, sardinia, history, excursion, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Castelsardo: the most beautiful borough in Italy

About two hours by car, 113 km away from  Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , Castel Sardo is a place worth to visit. It is in fact included among " The most beautiful borough in It...

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Atzara: a tour of medieval boroughs Tags: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Atzara: a tour of medieval boroughs

Atzara is a medieval village dating back to the early years of 1000 AD.  It is 190 km far from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , a 2-hour and 20-minute drive away. On your way you pa...

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Posada: a tour of medieval boroughs Tags: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Posada: a tour of medieval boroughs

A half hour drive and 64 km far from  Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , Posada is a small pearl worth to be discovering. The town rises on a hill culminating with the tower of the ...

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The Sardinian Stones Tags: sardinia, excursion, walking, hiking, visit, activites, 0 Comments

The Sardinian Stones

About 25 million years ago Sardinia detached itself from the continent. The north-eastern region of Gallura is formed by granite, a plutonic magmatic rock, which cooled and crystallized almost 300 m...

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Nule & the Sardinian Carpets Tags: heritage, tradition, sardinia, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Nule & the Sardinian Carpets

The Sardinian carpet is not only the floor rug: in Sardinia it is woven and used also to cover the wooden chests. Its origins seem to be very far, starting with the mats that were already woven in th...

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Plan a visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs Tags: culture, heritage, museum, roots, sardinia, history, excursion, walking, visit, 0 Comments

Plan a visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs

The nuragic Holy Wells (or Well Temples) are typical Sardinian underground structures designed, during the Bronze Age, to the worship of the waters and to safeguard water springs, an indispensab...

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Discover Tavolara Island Tags: snorkeling, sardinia, excursion, hiking, visit, activites, diving, experience, golfo aranci, sea, fun, 0 Comments

Discover Tavolara Island

In front of the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites Tavolara Island shows the side of its grandeur that, according to a mythological concept, would represent the ship of the Phaeacians, guilty of hav...

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Eleanor of Arborea Tags: culture, heritage, sardinia, sardegna, history, 0 Comments

Eleanor of Arborea

When it comes to her, the edging between reality and mythology is not always clear.  Both history and legend tell of an exceptional woman: Eleanor, Iudex of Arborea. Around the middle of 1300, S...

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Porto Rafael Tags: sardinia, sardegna, excursion, walking, visit, activites, costa smeralda, 0 Comments

Porto Rafael

" To dream is to live, Count's word! " The noble Count de Berlanga Rafael Neville, born in Malaga in 1926, after travelling among Spain, Morocco, England and France, one night had a drea...

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