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Alluai! Fishing With Euphorbia Juice

Kategorien Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Alluai! Fishing With Euphorbia Juice

In Sardinia grows a variety of euphorbia very common in the countryside. It is a shrub with roundish foliage, which produces yellow flowers from January to April and goes into hibernation in the warm...

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A World's Heritage: Dry-Stone Walls

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Half a century ago, Ferdinando Manno wrote in his " Centuries among the olive trees ": " For generations and generations, the farmers gathered this immense quantity of stones ordering them one by...

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A Journey Into The Local Past: Sa Domo De Marras

Kategorien Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Experiences & Activities     Tags traditions & folklore history & culture experiences & activities    0 Comments A Journey Into The Local Past: Sa Domo De Marras

An excursion from which I brought back with me a captivating experience was at the ethnographic museum "Sa Domo 'e Sos Marras " , an ancient eighteenth century manor house, located in the histor...

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A Sardinian Nobel Prized Author: Grazia Deledda

Kategorien Personalities History & Culture     Tags personalities history & culture    0 Comments A Sardinian Nobel Prized Author: Grazia Deledda

"I'm very small, you know, I'm short even compared to Sardinian women who are very small, but I'm bold and brave like a giant and I'm not afraid of intellectual battles." Thus, Grazia Deledda w...

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Singers Of Sardinia

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During the superb holidays spent at the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites, Sardinian songs are an experience to take home as it’s comparable to the sun: it lingers on the skin and then remain...

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Sa Paradura: Safety In Numbers

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" The  Sa Paradura  is a gesture that is existing since the dawn of time. When a shepherd unluckily loses his flock for many reasons, may it be because it has been stolen, or because i...

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The Shardana: Warriors Of Sardinia

Kategorien Personalities History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags personalities history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments The Shardana: Warriors Of Sardinia

A Nuragic civilization was born and developed in Sardinia, confined in a period dating from the Bronze Age (1800 BC) to the 2nd century BC, already being Roman Age. The  Shardana , populati...

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Atlantis, The Center Of The World And...Sardinia!

Kategorien History & Culture     Tags history & culture    0 Comments Atlantis, The Center Of The World And...Sardinia!

I love Sardinia. And it’s not only due to the famous imposing Sardinian rocks, and it’s not only due to the Mediterranean scrub nor due to the enchanting emerald-like colour of the sea. I...

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The "Su Coccu"

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The “ Su Coccu ", usually an onyx or obsidian black round stone, but also round turquoise stone or coral is used, set between two little silver cups and mainly is an amulet used to fight evil-e...

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Treasures Of Magic Origin: The "Janas" Of Sardinia

Kategorien Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Treasures Of Magic Origin: The "Janas" Of Sardinia

Sardinia, besides being such a beautiful worth to be visited and experienced, is also magical. Magical is the color of the sea, magical is the bursting of stories silence of the mountains, the magica...

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