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Posada: a tour of medieval boroughs

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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

Kategorien Nature & Landscape Hiking & Trekking Experiences & Activities     Tags nature & landscape hiking & trekking experiences & activities    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 mi...

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Nule And The Sardinian Carpets

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore Arts & Artisans     Tags traditions & folklore arts & artisans    0 Comments Nule And 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 t...

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Plan A Visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs

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In many cultures, water is regarded as holy and symbolizes purification. In animist cults, water is a sacred gift to be respected and honoured. In the Hindu tradition, the main holy places are often ...

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Discover Tavolara Island

Kategorien Sealife & Watersports Hiking & Trekking Golfo Aranci Experiences & Activities     Tags sealife & watersports hiking & trekking golfo aranci experiences & activities    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

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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

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" 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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San Gavino Saffron

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The San Gavino Saffron has organoleptic properties unique in the world for its colouring power, its flavour, its aroma and for its therapeutic properties, that deserved the recognition of the ...

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The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Experiences & Activities Entertainment - Nightlife - Music     Tags traditions & folklore history & culture experiences & activities entertainment - nightlife - concerts    0 Comments The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town

The Carnival of Tempio Pausania (in Gallurese dialect  Carrasciali timpiesu ) is the most important allegorical Carnival of Sardinia. Both in Tempio, and in general in Gallura, carnival has...

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Oristano's Sartiglia: A Historic Equestrian Competition

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Experiences & Activities     Tags traditions & folklore history & culture experiences & activities    0 Comments Oristano's Sartiglia: A Historic Equestrian Competition

The Sartiglia is an equestrian competition that takes place in Oristano on the last Carnival Sunday (under the protection of St. John the Baptist, protector of farmers) and on Mardi Gras (u...

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