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Treasures Of Magic Origin: The "Janas" Of Sardinia 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 magic...

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Giara's Plateau & Its Wild Horses Tags: nature & landscape, hiking & trekking, 0 Comments

Giara's Plateau & Its Wild Horses

If you have come to Sardinia and you have been conquered by this breathtaking, wonderful land full of natural allure, from the sea to the mountains, from the vegetation to the numerous archaeologica...

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Maria Lai & The Art Of Threads Tags: personalities, arts & artisans, 0 Comments

Maria Lai & The Art Of Threads

Stretched or tangled, sewn, resewn and unstitched, loose or knotted, the threads are the artistic language of a small Sardinian woman: Maria Lai . Maria Lai wanted to stitch the world wit...

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Basketry: The Sardinian Baskets Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Basketry: The Sardinian Baskets

In Sardinia, a land rich in aquatic plants, basketry is widespread. Even though there are still craftsmen who create mats and fences, manufacturing of baskets, corbule (decorative baskets) and p...

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The Cork Tags: nature & landscape, arts & artisans, history & culture, 0 Comments

The Cork

On both sides of the road, oak woods follow one another and the nude tree trunks are brick red where they have been already harvested. We are going to Tempio Pausania , the capital of Gallur...

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Berchidda: A Beautiful Full-Day Excursion Tags: nature & landscape, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Berchidda: A Beautiful Full-Day Excursion

Just an hour by car from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites  and the village of Golfo Aranci, the town of  Berchidda  does indeed deserve a trip to appreciate one of the places ...

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Giolzia: The Warrior Princess Tags: nature & landscape, personalities, history & culture, 0 Comments

Giolzia: The Warrior Princess

The remains of a fortress dating back to the medieval period (10th-11th century), on Mount Limbara, are located in a place called Giolzia. Within history and epic, here is the fascinating story of th...

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Sardinian Ceramics Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Sardinian Ceramics

The Sardinian ceramic past begins with beautiful specimens of pre-nuragic and nuragic pottery, and models recalling the Roman domination. The making of ceramics takes us back to the courtyards of th...

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Wood Craft In Sardinia Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Wood Craft In Sardinia

When I first come across with the art and beauty of Sardinian wood craft, it was in 1990 and I could admire beautiful chestnut furniture worked with the  asciolu , a tool with a small hoe shape,...

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Porto Cervo: The Heart Of Costa Smeralda Tags: personalities, history & culture, costa smeralda, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Porto Cervo: The Heart Of Costa Smeralda

Porto Cervo , under the municipality of Arzachena, 31 Km far and 35 minutes by car from Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites ,  is the main centre of Costa Smeralda . Till the sixties...

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