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Dolmen, Menhir & Cromlech

Kategorien Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Dolmen, Menhir & Cromlech

A few years ago in England, 13 kms far from Salisbury, I was fascinated observing Stonehenge, supposed to represent an "ancient astronomical observatory" consisting of megaliths. Stonehenge is undoub...

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Was Christophers Columbus Sardinian?

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I remember that Sister Anna Concetta, my elementary school teacher, always reminded us on October 12th of the discovery of America by Ligurian Christopher Columbus who, with his famous three caravel...

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Christmas & New Year's Eve In Sardinia

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore History & Culture     Tags traditions & folklore history & culture    0 Comments Christmas & New Year's Eve In Sardinia

Christmas and New Year's holidays in Sardinia have always been the Family's reunion quality time, being many relatives often away from home because of their jobs: a beautiful occasion to finall...

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The Arbustus

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore Nature & Landscape History & Culture Food     Tags traditions & folklore nature & landscape history & culture food    0 Comments The Arbustus

While most of us know that the Arbutus is an evergreen sapling, typical of the Mediterranean scrub in Sardinia, perhaps not everyone knows that during the Italian Risorgimento&nbs...

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Mother Of The Murdered: The Sardinian Piety

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I n an extensive area of central-eastern Sardinia, rich in splendid mountains with steep walls, deep ravines, caves and caverns, where archaeological research is bringing to light the remains of the ...

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The Precious Wines Of Sardinia

Kategorien Nature & Landscape History & Culture Food Experiences & Activities     Tags nature & landscape history & culture food experiences & activities    0 Comments The Precious Wines Of Sardinia

The history of wine in Sardinia has very ancient origins. Iron Age’s Nuragic who lived on the island between 900 and 750 a. C. was the first red wine producers in the Mediterranean. This h...

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S'Intrumpa: The Gherradores Sardinian Wrestling

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The Sardinian fight, or S'Istrumpa , is a very ancient form of wrestling, perhaps the oldest of sports, handed down for millennia from generation to generation, as evidenced by the bronzes of the...

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The Nuragic Well Of Morgongiori

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The temple of Sa Scaba 'e Cresia is a hypogeic well-temple, an underground building of historical interest, in the ancient Sardinian region of Marmilla , in the Oristano province in Morgongiori...

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Supramonte Of Sardinia

Kategorien Personalities Nature & Landscape History & Culture Hiking & Trekking     Tags personalities nature & landscape history & culture hiking & trekking    0 Comments Supramonte Of Sardinia

The complex of Supramonte, Sardinia’s core of Barbagia Region, is about 130 km far and two hours drive from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites .  Approaching by car, with the colou...

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The English Cemetery In Golfo Aranci

Kategorien Personalities Nature & Landscape History & Culture Hiking & Trekking Golfo Aranci     Tags personalities nature & landscape history & culture hiking & trekking golfo aranci    0 Comments The English Cemetery In Golfo Aranci

In the direction of  Capo Figari , behind Cala Greca, past by the stunning beach of Cala Moresca,  (only 5 kilometres far from the  Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites ), there is a ...

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